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View of the southern part of Hugla
Location in Nordland
Location in Nordland
Location Nordland, Norway
Coordinates 66°11′14″N 12°55′04″E / 66.1873°N 12.9177°E / 66.1873; 12.9177Coordinates: 66°11′14″N 12°55′04″E / 66.1873°N 12.9177°E / 66.1873; 12.9177
Area 17.9 km2 (6.9 sq mi)
Length 7 km (4.3 mi)
Width 4.5 km (2.8 mi)
Highest elevation 629 m (2,064 ft)
Highest point Huggeltind
County Nordland
Municipality Nesna

Hugla is an island in the municipality of Nesna in Nordland county, Norway. The 17.9-square-kilometre (6.9 sq mi) island lies south of Tomma and Handnesøya, west of the mainland of Nesna, east of the island of Løkta, and north of the Ranfjorden. The residents of the island live mostly on the eastern coast, across the fjord from Nesna village.[1]

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  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Hugla" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2012-01-20.