Southwest Iceland

Southwest Iceland is the region of where the majority of the country's population lives, in and around the capital.

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is the capital of and largest city in and with an urban area population of around 233,000, it is the home to two-thirds of Iceland's population. Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

is a town in Southwest Iceland with a population of 25,000. Photo: unndor, CC BY 2.0.

is a town in that is the country's second largest municipality by population. Photo: Axel Kristinsson, CC BY 2.0.

is a town in Southwest Iceland that is home to the country's international airport. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


is in and serves as the main international airport of and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a geothermal spa in southwest Iceland, that is almost mid-way between Keflavik Airport and , close to the town of Grindavik. Photo: Dirk.heldmaier, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Southwest Iceland

Latitude of center
63.9235° or 63° 55' 24.6" north
Longitude of center
-22.235° or 22° 14' 5.8" west

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