Nuup Kangerlua

Nuup Kangerlua is a 160 km long fjord in the municipality in southwestern . It was formerly known by its colonial name as Godthaab Fjord, Gilbert Sound and Baal's River.Located by the island's capital, , it is the longest fjord on the Labrador Sea coast of Greenland, and one of the longest in the inhabited part of the country.
64.5° or 64° 30' north
-51.3833° or 51° 23' west
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Also Known As

  • Catalan: Nuup Kangerlua
  • Danish: Godthåbsfjord
  • Danish: Godthåbsfjorden
  • Dutch: Nuup Kangerlua
  • French: Fjord de Nuuk
  • French: Nuup Kangerlua
  • Italian: Nuup Kangerlua
  • Kalaallisut: Nuup Kangerlua
  • Swedish: Godthåbsfjorden
  • Baals Revier
  • Ball River
  • Godthaabs Fjord
  • Godthaabsfjord
  • Nûp Kangerdlua

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