Ascension Islands

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This article is about the islands in Canada. For the island in the Atlantic Ocean, see Ascension Island.
Ascension Islands
Ascension Islands is located in Canada
Ascension Islands
Location in Canada
Geography
Location Foxe Channel
Coordinates 64°22′19″N 081°41′15″W / 64.37194°N 81.68750°W / 64.37194; -81.68750 (Ascension Islands)Coordinates: 64°22′19″N 081°41′15″W / 64.37194°N 81.68750°W / 64.37194; -81.68750 (Ascension Islands)
Country
Territory  Nunavut
Region Kivalliq
Demographics
Population Uninhabited

One of the Southampton Island offshore island groups, the Ascension Islands are uninhabited islands located in Foxe Basin's Foxe Channel, northwest of Caribou Island. They are part of the Kivalliq Region, in the Canadian territory of Nunavut.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ascension Islands, Nunavut". atlas.nrcan.gc.ca. Retrieved 2008-08-04.