Ascension Islands

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Ascension Islands
Ascension Islands is located in Nunavut
Ascension Islands
Ascension Islands
Location in Canada
Location Foxe Channel
Coordinates 64°22′19″N 081°41′15″W / 64.37194°N 81.68750°W / 64.37194; -81.68750 (Ascension Islands)Coordinates: 64°22′19″N 081°41′15″W / 64.37194°N 81.68750°W / 64.37194; -81.68750 (Ascension Islands)
Territory Nunavut
Region Kivalliq
Population Uninhabited

One of the Southampton Island offshore island groups, the Ascension Islands are uninhabited islands located in Foxe Basin's Foxe Channel, northwest of Caribou Island. They are part of the Kivalliq Region, in the Canadian territory of Nunavut.[1]


  1. ^ "Ascension Islands, Nunavut". Retrieved 2008-08-04.