Upernavik Island

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Upernavik Island is an island of Greenland. It is located in Baffin Bay in the Upernavik Archipelago. The town of Upernavik is on the island.

It was formerly also known as Women's[1] or Woman's Island.[2]


  1. ^ Walker, J. & al. "British North America." Baldwin & Cradock (London), 1844.
  2. ^ Colton, G.W. "Northern America. British, Russian & Danish Possessions In North America." J.H. Colton & Co. (New York), 1855.

Coordinates: 72°47′N 56°09′W / 72.783°N 56.150°W / 72.783; -56.150