Wiegand Island

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Wiegand Island
Location Hudson Bay
Coordinates 56°39′N 79°12′W / 56.650°N 79.200°W / 56.650; -79.200 (Wiegand Island)Coordinates: 56°39′N 79°12′W / 56.650°N 79.200°W / 56.650; -79.200 (Wiegand Island)
Archipelago Belcher Islands
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Highest elevation 70 m (230 ft)
Territory Nunavut
Region Qikiqtaaluk
Population Uninhabited

Wiegand Island is an uninhabited island in Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada. Located in Hudson Bay, it is a member of the Belcher Islands group. With Renouf Island, it caps off Eskimo Harbour, at the northern tip of Flaherty Island.

Other islands in the immediate vicinity include Bun Island, Johnson Island, and Loaf Island.[1]


  1. ^ "Wiegand Island". travelingluck.com. Retrieved 2009-08-04. 

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