Askøy

Askøy is an island in county, . Located directly north-west of , parts of the island functions as a suburb of the city. However, particularly the northern and western parts of the 30 km long island have beautiful rural landscapes, culminating in the small island community of Herdla, linked to Askøy by a short bridge.
Photo: Jpfagerback, BSD.

Notable Places in the Area

Bridge
The is a suspension bridge which crosses the Byfjorden between the municipalities of and Askøy in Vestland county, . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Ruins
was a mountain fort strategically located by the main shipping channel of the Byfjorden leading to Bergen, Norway. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Church
is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Askøy Municipality in Vestland county, . Photo: 3s, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
is a mountain in the city of in Vestland county, . Photo: Aqwis, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the second largest city in and the most popular gateway to the fjords of West Norway. Photo: Gatm, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is an urban settlement in the borough of in the municipality of in Vestland county, .

Locality
is a mountain in the city of in Vestland county, . Photo: Shark, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Askøy

Latitude
60.4092° or 60° 24' 33" north
Longitude
5.226° or 5° 13' 33.6" east
Open Location Code
9FG7C65G+M9
Population
24,400
Elevation
3 metres (10 feet)
Geo­Names ID
3162639

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Askøy
  • Arabic: Askøy
  • Asturian: Askøy
  • Asturian: Askøy kommune
  • Asturian: conceyu d'Askøy (Noruega)
  • Banjar: Askøy
  • Basque: Askøy
  • Bishnupriya: আসকায়
  • Catalan: Askøy
  • Cebuano: Askøy
  • Chinese: Askøy
  • Chinese: 阿斯克于
  • Chinese: 阿斯克於
  • Danish: Askøy
  • Dutch: Askoy
  • Dutch: Askøy
  • Esperanto: Askøy
  • Estonian: Askoy vald
  • Estonian: Asköy vald
  • Estonian: Askøy vald
  • Finnish: Askoy
  • Finnish: Asköy
  • Finnish: Askøy
  • French: Askoy
  • French: Askøy
  • German: Askoy
  • German: Asköy
  • German: Askøy
  • Hungarian: Askøy
  • Icelandic: Askøy
  • Indonesian: Askoey
  • Indonesian: Askoy
  • Indonesian: Askøy
  • Italian: Askoy
  • Italian: Askøy
  • Javanese: Askøy
  • Latin: Askøy
  • Limburgan: Askøy
  • Lithuanian: Askojus
  • Low German: Kommun Askøy
  • Malay: Askøy
  • Min Nan Chinese: Askøy
  • Northern Sami: Askøy
  • Norwegian: Askøy
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Askøy
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Askøy kommune
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Askøy
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Askøy kommune
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Askøyværing
  • Persian: آسکوی
  • Polish: Askoy
  • Polish: Askøy
  • Portuguese: Askoy
  • Portuguese: Askøy
  • Romanian: Askoy
  • Romanian: Askøy
  • Romanian: Askřy
  • Russian: Аскёй
  • Slovenian: Askoy
  • Slovenian: Askøy
  • Spanish: Askoy
  • Spanish: Askøy
  • Swahili: Askøy
  • Swedish: Asköy
  • Swedish: Askøy
  • Swedish: Askøy kommun
  • Vietnamese: Askøy
  • Waray (Philippines): Askøy

Other Places Named Askøy

  • Askøy, Western Norway
  • Island, Askøy, Western Norway

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