Qaanaaq Kommune

Qaanaaq, formerly known as Thule, in northern is one of the world's northernmost civilian settlements, topped only by on Svalbard and a few military bases.
Latitude
77.5° or 77° 30' north
Longitude
-69.1667° or 69° 10' west
Population
846
Elevation
519 metres (1703 feet)
Geo­Names ID
3831209

Also Known As

  • Kalaallisut: Qaanaap Kommunia
  • Avanersuaq
  • Avanersuup Kommunia
  • Qaanaaq
  • Qânâq
  • Thule
  • Thule District

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