Jan Mayen

Jan Mayen is an island between and in the Arctic Ocean, administered by Norway. The island has 18 inhabitants, employed by the Norwegian Armed Forces or the Norwegian Institute of Meteorology.

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Water feature
Nordlaguna is a lagoon on the island of Jan Mayen. It is the second largest lake of Jan Mayen, after , and is located in the central part of the island, near the bay of Stasjonsbukta. is situated 4 km north of Jan Mayen. Photo: Dreizung, CC BY 3.0.

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