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Klaksvík, Klaksvik, Norðoyar sýsla, Faroe Islands


Alternative Names:Gorad Klaksvujk, Klakksvik, Klakksvík, Klaksvig, Klaksvik, Klaksvikas, Klaksvujk, Klaksvík, ke la ke si wei ke, klaksvyk, klakswyk, kurakusuvu~iku, Горад Клаксвуйк, Клаксвик, Клаксвуйк, Клаксвік, Քլակսվուիկ, קלאקסוויק, كلاكسويك, كلاكسڤيك, კლაქსვიკი, クラクスヴィーク, 克拉克斯维克
Type:Seat of a first-order administrative division - seat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
Mindat Locality:Klaksvik, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Mindat.org Region:Klaksvik, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Region:Klaksvik, Norðoyar sýsla, Faroe Islands
Latitude:62° 13' 35" N
Longitude:6° 35' 20" W
Lat/Long (dec):62.22655,-6.58901
Köppen climate type:Cfc : Subpolar oceanic climate
Population:4,664 (2018)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Hálgafelli, Klaksvik, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 13' 9" N6° 36' 22" W1.2km (0.8 miles)
Hafjall, Klaksvik, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 12' 37" N6° 35' 7" W1.8km (1.1 miles)
Torvadalsá Valley, Norðoyri, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 40" N6° 31' 22" W4.9km (3.1 miles)
Strond Quarry, Ánirnar, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 16' 18" N6° 35' 33" W5.0km (3.1 miles)
Haraldssund, Kunoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 16' 19" N6° 36' 6" W5.1km (3.2 miles)
The Northern Isles Tunnel, Leirvik, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 12' 24" N6° 40' 47" W5.2km (3.2 miles)
Gásafelli, Klaksvik, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 12' 9" N6° 29' 5" W6.0km (3.7 miles)
Leirvik, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 12' 39" N6° 42' 21" W6.3km (3.9 miles)
Hvannasundsvegur Quarry, Depil, Hvannasund Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 17' 20" N6° 31' 37" W7.6km (4.7 miles)
Norđragøta, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 58" N6° 44' 35" W8.5km (5.3 miles)
Syðrugøta, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 9" N6° 45' 20" W9.7km (6.0 miles)
Hvannasund Quarry, Viðareiði, Viðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 19' 19" N6° 32' 7" W11.0km (6.8 miles)
Gøtueiđi, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 10' 29" N6° 46' 18" W11.1km (6.9 miles)
Skipanes, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 10' 24" N6° 46' 20" W11.2km (7.0 miles)
Hustoft Quarry, Lambareiđi, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 8' 10" N6° 42' 48" W11.9km (7.4 miles)
Lambareiđi, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 8' 21" N6° 43' 47" W12.1km (7.5 miles)
Mt Hæddin, Lambareiđi, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 7' 58" N6° 43' 8" W12.4km (7.7 miles)
Skálafjørđur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 9" N6° 49' 28" W13.0km (8.1 miles)
Malinsfjall, Viðareiði, Viðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 20' 39" N6° 32' 20" W13.4km (8.3 miles)
Leiti, Malinsfjall, Viðareiði, Viðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 20' 46" N6° 33' 15" W13.4km (8.3 miles)
Hvítusteinar Quarry, Skálabotnur, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 8" N6° 50' 21" W13.7km (8.5 miles)
Hjarðardalur, Oyndarfjørður, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 14' 28" N6° 53' 8" W15.5km (9.6 miles)
Strendur, Sjóvar, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 6' 24" N6° 45' 43" W16.1km (10.0 miles)
Selatrađ Quarry, Morskranes, Sjóvar, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 8' 16" N6° 50' 53" W16.7km (10.4 miles)
Skipagjogv Quarry, Funningsfjørđur, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 14' 8" N6° 56' 8" W18.0km (11.2 miles)
Funningur Roadcut, Funningsfjørđur, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 14' 24" N6° 56' 39" W18.5km (11.5 miles)
Kjalnes, Kollafjørður, Tórshavn Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 7' 12" N6° 52' 27" W19.0km (11.8 miles)
Nordskáli Tunnel, Norðskáli, Sunda Municipality, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 13' 12" N6° 57' 48" W19.4km (12.1 miles)
Hósvik, Sunda Municipality, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 9' 4" N6° 56' 26" W20.1km (12.5 miles)
Kollafjarðar School, Kollafjørður, Tórshavn Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 7' 0" N6° 54' 25" W20.5km (12.8 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 20 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
VágurPopulated place62° 13' 26" N6° 35' 10" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Klaksvig CemeteryCemetery62° 13' 36" N6° 34' 54" W0.4km (0.2 miles)
UppsalirPopulated place62° 13' 19" N6° 35' 3" W0.6km (0.3 miles)
BiskupsstøðPopulated place62° 13' 37" N6° 34' 36" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
MyrkjanoyriPopulated place62° 13' 44" N6° 34' 38" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
VágurInlet62° 13' 56" N6° 35' 38" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
KlaksvíkMeteorological station62° 13' 34" N6° 34' 11" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
VágsheygurPopulated place62° 13' 16" N6° 34' 9" W1.2km (0.7 miles)
HálgafelliMountain62° 13' 3" N6° 36' 17" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
KjølurUpland62° 13' 59" N6° 34' 0" W1.4km (0.9 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
Atlantic OceanOcean
Faroe Islands, DenmarkAutonomous Region
Borðoy, Faroe Islands, DenmarkIsland
Klaksvik, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, DenmarkVillage
Norðoyar Region, Faroe Islands, DenmarkTraditional Region
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
North Atlantic Igneous ProvinceLarge Igneous Province

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Faroe Islands, Norderøerne76.2.0.0.0.0
Faroe Islands, Norderøerne, Klaksvík76.2.11.0.0.0
 
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