Long Island (Frobisher Bay, Nunavut)

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This article is about Nunavut's Long Island in Frobisher Bay. For Nunavut's Long Island in Hudson Bay, see Long Island (Hudson Bay, Nunavut). For other uses, see Long Island (disambiguation).
Long Island
Geography
Location Frobisher Bay
Coordinates 63°43′N 68°30′W / 63.72°N 68.50°W / 63.72; -68.50 (Long Island)Coordinates: 63°43′N 68°30′W / 63.72°N 68.50°W / 63.72; -68.50 (Long Island)
Archipelago Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Country
Canada
Nunavut  Nunavut
Region Qikiqtaaluk
Demographics
Population Uninhabited

Long Island is one of the many uninhabited Canadian arctic islands in Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut. It is a Baffin Island offshore island located in Frobisher Bay, approximately 4 km (2.5 mi) south of the capital city of Iqaluit.

Other islands in the immediate vicinity include Aubrey Island, Beveridge Island, Bishop Island, Cairn Island, Coffin Island, Crimmins Island, Emerick Island, Faris Island, Hill Island, Jenvey Island, Kudlago Island, Mair Island, McLaren Island, Monument Island, Pichit Island, Ptarmigan Island, Qarsau Island, Sale Island, Sybil Island, and Thompson Island.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Long Island". travelingluck.com. Retrieved 2009-07-02.