East Jensen Island

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East Jensen Island
Øst Jensens Ø
Greenland.A2004208.1810.250m.jpg
Satellite image of the northern end of Greenland
East Jensen Island is located in Greenland
East Jensen Island
East Jensen Island
Geography
Location Lincoln Sea
Coordinates 83°3′N 40°36′W / 83.050°N 40.600°W / 83.050; -40.600Coordinates: 83°3′N 40°36′W / 83.050°N 40.600°W / 83.050; -40.600
Area 163.7 km2 (63.2 sq mi)
Length 23 km (14.3 mi)
Width 9 km (5.6 mi)
Coastline 57.2 km (35.54 mi)
Highest elevation 853.44 m (2,800 ft)
Administration
Zone Northeast Greenland National Park
Demographics
Population 0

East Jensen Island (Danish: Øst Jensens Ø) is an uninhabited island of the Lincoln Sea in Peary Land, far northern Greenland.

Geography[edit]

East Jensen Island is located off the eastern side of Hazenland Island in the De Long Fjord. The island has an area of 163.7 km2 (63.2 sq mi) and a shoreline of 57.2 km (35.5 mi).[1]

Its western shore forms the western side of Adolf Jensen Fjord, beyond which lies West Jensen Island. Small and narrow Inge Island, located at the mouth of De Long Fjord lies 3 km to the north off the northern end of East Jensen Island.[2]

Map of Northern Ellesmere Island and far Northern Greenland.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ UNEP
  2. ^ "Inge Ø". Mapcarta. Retrieved 16 April 2016.