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Vágur, Vágur, Suðuroyar sýsla, Faroe Islands


Alternative Names:Gorad Vagur, Vaag, Vag, Vagur, Vaguras, Voavur, Våg, Вагур, Воавур, Горад Вагур
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat Locality:Vágur, Vágs, Suðuroy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Mindat.org Region:Vágur, Vágs, Suðuroy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Region:Vágur, Suðuroyar sýsla, Faroe Islands
Latitude:61° 28' 23" N
Longitude:6° 48' 42" W
Lat/Long (dec):61.47324,-6.81185
Köppen climate type:Cfc : Subpolar oceanic climate
Population:1,569 (2018)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Unamed Quarry, Vágur, Vágs, Suðuroy, Faroe Islands, Denmark61° 27' 59" N6° 50' 35" W1.8km (1.1 miles)
Øraskarđ, Øravik, Tvøroyri Municipality, Suðuroy, Faroe Islands, Denmark61° 31' 27" N6° 50' 13" W5.9km (3.6 miles)
Bárðardrangur, Froðba, Tvøroyri Municipality, Suðuroy, Faroe Islands, Denmark61° 33' 11" N6° 44' 19" W9.7km (6.0 miles)
Lítla Dímun Island, Suðuroy Region, Faroe Islands, Denmark61° 37' 59" N6° 42' 29" W18.6km (11.6 miles)
Dalsnipa (Dalsnypen), Dalur, Húsavík Municipality, Sandoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark61° 45' 34" N6° 39' 53" W32.8km (20.4 miles)
Southeast of Dalur, Dalur, Húsavík Municipality, Sandoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark61° 46' 54" N6° 40' 31" W35.1km (21.8 miles)
Gamlarett Quarry, Kirkjubøur, Tórshavn Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark61° 57' 44" N6° 49' 5" W54.4km (33.8 miles)
Neystanes, Nólsoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark61° 58' 8" N6° 39' 12" W55.5km (34.5 miles)
Glyvursnes Quarry, Argir, Tórshavn Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark61° 58' 35" N6° 44' 40" W56.1km (34.8 miles)
Skútin Cave, Nólsoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark61° 58' 32" N6° 39' 29" W56.4km (35.1 miles)
Sund Old Quarry, Hoyvik, Tórshavn Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 2' 51" N6° 48' 18" W63.9km (39.7 miles)
Sund New Quarry, Hoyvik, Tórshavn Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 2' 53" N6° 48' 41" W63.9km (39.7 miles)
Sátan Quarry, Oyrareingir, Tórshavn Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 5' 24" N6° 58' 1" W69.1km (42.9 miles)
Strendur, Sjóvar, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 6' 24" N6° 45' 43" W70.5km (43.8 miles)
Kollafjarðar School, Kollafjørður, Tórshavn Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 7' 0" N6° 54' 25" W71.7km (44.6 miles)
Kjalnes, Kollafjørður, Tórshavn Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 7' 12" N6° 52' 27" W72.0km (44.7 miles)
Mt Hæddin, Lambareiđi, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 7' 58" N6° 43' 8" W73.5km (45.7 miles)
Lake Leynar, Leynar, Kvívík Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 7' 41" N7° 0' 42" W73.6km (45.7 miles)
Hustoft Quarry, Lambareiđi, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 8' 10" N6° 42' 48" W73.9km (45.9 miles)
Selatrađ Quarry, Morskranes, Sjóvar, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 8' 16" N6° 50' 53" W73.9km (45.9 miles)
Lambareiđi, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 8' 21" N6° 43' 47" W74.2km (46.1 miles)
Hósvik, Sunda Municipality, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 9' 4" N6° 56' 26" W75.7km (47.0 miles)
Válur, Kvívík Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 8' 8" N7° 9' 37" W75.9km (47.2 miles)
Vestmannavegurin Roadcuts, Kvívík, Kvívík Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 8' 8" N7° 9' 37" W75.9km (47.2 miles)
Vestmanna 1 borehole, Vestmanna, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 9' 5" N7° 8' 59" W77.5km (48.1 miles)
Recycling Unit, Vestmanna, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 9' 1" N7° 10' 54" W77.7km (48.3 miles)
Skipanes, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 10' 24" N6° 46' 20" W77.9km (48.4 miles)
Gøtueiđi, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 10' 29" N6° 46' 18" W78.1km (48.5 miles)
Hvítusteinar Quarry, Skálabotnur, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 8" N6° 50' 21" W79.2km (49.2 miles)
Skálafjørđur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 9" N6° 49' 28" W79.3km (49.3 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 20 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Vaag CemeteryCemetery61° 28' 22" N6° 49' 9" W0.4km (0.2 miles)
KrossliðPopulated place61° 28' 25" N6° 48' 13" W0.4km (0.3 miles)
KráirPopulated place61° 28' 2" N6° 48' 49" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
GjógvaráStream61° 28' 14" N6° 49' 49" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
TormansáStream61° 27' 51" N6° 47' 53" W1.2km (0.8 miles)
VágseiðiIsthmus61° 28' 0" N6° 49' 59" W1.4km (0.8 miles)
VágfelliMountain61° 29' 14" N6° 48' 36" W1.6km (1.0 miles)
VágsskarðPass61° 29' 17" N6° 49' 18" W1.7km (1.1 miles)
MúlinPoint61° 27' 53" N6° 50' 31" W1.8km (1.1 miles)
Í BotniPopulated place61° 28' 59" N6° 46' 59" W1.9km (1.2 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
Atlantic OceanOcean
Faroe Islands, DenmarkAutonomous Region
Suðuroy, Faroe Islands, DenmarkIsland
Suðuroy Region, Faroe Islands, DenmarkTraditional Region
Vágur, Vágs, Suðuroy, Faroe Islands, DenmarkTown
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
North Atlantic Igneous ProvinceLarge Igneous Province

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Faroe Islands, Suðuroyar76.5.0.0.0.0
Faroe Islands, Suðuroyar, Vágur76.5.28.0.0.0
 
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