Seilandstuva

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Seilandstuva
Map of the location
Map of the location
Seilandstuva
Location in Finnmark
Elevation 1,078 m (3,537 ft)
Prominence 1,078 m (3,537 ft)
Location
Location Finnmark, Norway
Coordinates 70°26′47″N 23°05′53″E / 70.44639°N 23.09806°E / 70.44639; 23.09806Coordinates: 70°26′47″N 23°05′53″E / 70.44639°N 23.09806°E / 70.44639; 23.09806
Topo map 1835 I Seiland

Seilandstuva is the highest mountain on the island of Seiland in Finnmark county, Norway. The 1,078-metre (3,537 ft) tall mountain lies on the border of Alta Municipality and Hammerfest Municipality, and inside Seiland National Park.[1]

Name[edit]

The last element is the finite form of tuve which means "tuft of grass" or "tussock".

References[edit]

  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Seiland" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2013-01-15.