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Sjuhollendarbukta (English: Seven Hollander Bay) is a bay on the western coast of the island of Jan Mayen. The Austrian Emil von Wohlgemuth (1886), who surveyed Jan Mayen, named the bay 7 Holländer Bucht, mistakenly believing it was the site of the wintering of seven Dutch whalers in 1633-34.


Coordinates: 70°55.3′N 8°54.5′W / 70.9217°N 8.9083°W / 70.9217; -8.9083