Qaanaaq

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.
Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Aerodrome
is an airport located 1.9 NM northwest of Qaanaaq, a settlement in the municipality in northern . is situated 4 km northwest of Qaanaaq. Photo: Greenland Airports Mittarfeqarfiit, CC BY 2.0.

Qaanaaq

Latitude
77.4686° or 77° 28' 7.1" north
Longitude
-69.2223° or 69° 13' 20.2" west
Population
652
IATA airport code
NAQ
United Nations Location Code
GL NAQ
Open­Street­Map ID
node 306516095
Geo­Names ID
3831208
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: كاناك
  • Asturian: Qaanaaq
  • Belarusian: Каанаак
  • Bulgarian: Каанаак
  • Catalan: Qaanaaq
  • Cebuano: Qaanaaq
  • Central Kurdish: کاناک
  • Chinese: 卡納克
  • Chinese: 卡纳克
  • Croatian: Qaanaaq
  • Czech: Qaanaaq
  • Czech: Qânâq
  • Czech: Thule
  • Danish: Qaanaaq
  • Danish: Thule
  • Dutch: Qaanaaq
  • Egyptian Arabic: كاناك
  • English: Thule
  • Esperanto: Qaanaaq
  • Esperanto: Quaanaaq
  • Estonian: Qaanaaq
  • Finnish: Qaanaaq
  • French: Qaanaaq
  • French: Thule
  • French: Thulé
  • Georgian: კაანააკი
  • German: Qaanaaq
  • German: Thule
  • Hebrew: קאנאק
  • Hebrew: קאנק
  • Icelandic: Qaanaaq
  • Indonesian: Qaanaaq
  • Inuktitut: ᖄᓈᖅ
  • Italian: Qaanaaq
  • Italian: Qânâq
  • Italian: Thule
  • Japanese: カーナーク
  • Kalaallisut: Qaanaaq
  • Komi: Каанаак
  • Korean: 카낙
  • Lithuanian: Kanakas
  • Macedonian: Канак
  • Northern Frisian: Qaanaaq
  • Norwegian: Qaanaaq
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Qaanaaq
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Thule
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Verdens nordligste by
  • Persian: قاآناق
  • Polish: Avanersuaq
  • Polish: Qaanaaq
  • Portuguese: Qaanaaq
  • Romanian: Qaanaaq
  • Russian: Каанаак
  • Scots: Qaanaaq
  • Serbo-Croatian: Qaanaaq
  • Slovak: Qaanaaq
  • Spanish: Qaanaaq
  • Spanish: Thule
  • Swedish: Qaanaaq
  • Swedish: Qaanaaq kommun
  • Swedish: Qaanaq
  • Turkish: Qaanaaq
  • Ukrainian: Каанаак
  • Kanâk
  • Kanâq
  • Karna
  • New Thule
  • 카나크

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