Nybyen is a small settlement located on the southern outskirts of , on the island of , in the archipelago of . The name is Norwegian and translates as The New Town.

Notable Places in the Area

Industrial building
Photo: Bjoertvedt, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a museum in , the largest town in the archipelago. is situated 3 km northeast of Nybyen. Photo: Bjoertvedt, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a parish church of the Church of Norway in municipality in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 2½ km northeast of Nybyen. Photo: Banja&FransMulder, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

, is the largest populated area, and capital of the region of . Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.


78.201° or 78° 12' 3.7" north
15.5882° or 15° 35' 17.6" east
Open Location Code
176 metres (577 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 207403455
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Armenian: Նուբուեն
  • Catalan: Nybyen
  • Danish: Nybyen
  • Dutch: Nybyen
  • French: Nybyen
  • Italian: Nybyen
  • Norwegian: Nybyen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nybyen
  • Polish: Nybyen
  • Russian: Нибиен
  • Russian: Нюбюен
  • Russian: Нюбюэн
  • Spanish: Nybyen
  • Swedish: Nybyen
  • Østre Sverdrupbyen

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