Whiskukun Island

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Whiskukun Island
Location Frobisher Bay
Coordinates 63°12′N 68°03′W / 63.20°N 68.05°W / 63.20; -68.05 (Whiskukun Island)Coordinates: 63°12′N 68°03′W / 63.20°N 68.05°W / 63.20; -68.05 (Whiskukun Island)
Archipelago Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Nunavut Nunavut
Region Qikiqtaaluk
Population Uninhabited
Additional information
Source: Whiskukun Island at Atlas of Canada

Whiskukun 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, southeast of Iqaluit. Other islands in the immediate vicinity include Nest Island, Pike Island, Pugh Island, Resor Island, and Wedge Island.[1]

Wishkukun Channel is located at 63°13′59″N 68°6′0″W / 63.23306°N 68.10000°W / 63.23306; -68.10000 (Whiskukun Channel).[2]


  1. ^ "Whiskukun Island". travelingluck.com. Retrieved 2009-07-13. 
  2. ^ Atlas of Canada