Anarnittuq Island

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Anarnittuq Island
Anarnittuq Island is located in Nunavut
Anarnittuq Island
Anarnittuq Island
Location in Canada
Location Cumberland Sound
Coordinates 66°22′12″N 066°58′48″W / 66.37000°N 66.98000°W / 66.37000; -66.98000 (Anarnittuq Island)Coordinates: 66°22′12″N 066°58′48″W / 66.37000°N 66.98000°W / 66.37000; -66.98000 (Anarnittuq Island)
Archipelago Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Territory Nunavut
Region Qikiqtaaluk
Population Uninhabited
Ethnic groups Inuit

Anarnittuq Island is an uninhabited island in the Qikiqtaaluk Region of Nunavut, Canada. It is located in Baffin Island's Cumberland Sound. It lies at the combined mouths of Clearwater and Shark Fiord, between Clear Passage Island (to its west) and Kekertelung Island (to its east). The Sanigut Islands (including Aupaluktok Island), Iglunga Island, and Nunatak Island are in the vicinity.[1]

Another, much smaller Anarnittuq Island lies just south of Repulse Bay, where Roes Welcome Sound joins Frozen Strait, near Beach Point.


  1. ^ "Anarnittuq Island". Retrieved 2009-06-27. 

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