12/24/2012 10:43 EST | Updated 02/23/2013 05:12 EST

Correction to story moved Dec. 23, 2012, on the location of Machias Seal Island

FREDERICTON - The Canadian Press erroneously reported on Sunday that Machias Seal Island is about 19 kilometres south of Grand Manan Island and 16 kilometres west of the Maine coast.

In fact, the island is about 19 kilometres southwest of Grand Manan Island and east of Maine.