Kiruna

Kiruna in is 's northernmost city and home to 18,000 citizens. It is the centre of , Kiruna kommun, which also includes several small villages, resorts and settlements scattered around a large wilderness area.
Photo: ArildV, CC BY-SA 4.0. Photo: W. Bulach, CC BY-SA 4.0. Photo: W. Bulach, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Peak
is a mountain in Kiruna, . It is the site of a now-inactive iron ore mine formerly operated by the Swedish mining company LKAB. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

Church
is a in Kiruna, , and is one of Sweden's largest wooden buildings. Photo: Bermax, Public domain.

Railway station
Kiruna Central Station is a railway station located on the Iron Ore Line in Kiruna, . Photo: RefDr, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Lake
Photo: Helleborus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is situated 4½ km east of Kiruna. Photo: ArildV, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Kiruna

Latitude
67.8551° or 67° 51' 18.3" north
Longitude
20.2255° or 20° 13' 32" east
Open Location Code
9GV2V64G+26
Population
23,000
IATA airport code
KRN
United Nations Location Code
SE KRN
Elevation
579 metres (1,900 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 34002096
Geo­Names ID
605155
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Kiruna
  • Arabic: كيرونا
  • Armenian: Կիրունա
  • Bashkir: Кируна
  • Basque: Kiruna
  • Belarusian: Кіруна
  • Breton: Kiruna
  • Bulgarian: Кируна
  • Catalan: Kiruna
  • Cebuano: Kiruna
  • Chinese: Kiruna
  • Chinese: 基律納
  • Chinese: 基律纳
  • Chinese: 基魯那
  • Chuvash: Кируна
  • Croatian: Kiruna
  • Czech: Giron
  • Czech: Kiruna (Sweden)
  • Czech: Kiruna
  • Danish: Kiruna
  • Dutch: Kiruna
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: كيرونا
  • English: Giron
  • English: Kieruna
  • English: Kiiruna
  • English: Kiruna (Sweden)
  • Esperanto: Kiruna
  • Estonian: Giron
  • Estonian: Kiruna
  • Faroese: Kiruna
  • Finnish: Kiiruna
  • French: Kiruna
  • Frisian: Kiruna
  • Gallegan: Kiruna
  • German: Kiruna
  • German: Kiruna (Sweden)
  • Greek: Κίρουνα
  • Hebrew: קירונה
  • Hungarian: Kiruna
  • Icelandic: Kiruna
  • Inari Sami: Kiärun
  • Indonesian: Kiruna
  • Italian: Kiruna
  • Japanese: キルナ
  • Kazakh: Кируна
  • Korean: 키루나
  • Latin: Kiruna
  • Lithuanian: Kiruna
  • Lithuanian: Kirūna
  • Macedonian: Кируна
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kiruna
  • Mongolian: Кируна
  • Northern Sami: Giron
  • Norwegian: Kiruna
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kiruna
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kiruna
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kiruna kommune
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Kiruna
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Кирунæ
  • Persian: کیرونا
  • Polish: Kiruna
  • Portuguese: Kiruna
  • Romanian: Kiruna
  • Russian: Кируна
  • Scots: Kiruna
  • Serbian: Кируна
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kiruna
  • Slovak: Kiruna
  • Slovenian: Kiruna
  • Somali: Kiruna
  • Spanish: Kiruna
  • Swahili (generic): Kiruna
  • Swedish: Kiruna
  • Tamil: கிருனா
  • Tornedalen Finnish: Kieruna
  • Turkish: Kiruna
  • Ukrainian: Кіруна
  • Veps: Kirun
  • Western Mari: Кируна
  • Wu Chinese: 基律纳

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