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Hvannasund, Hvannasund, Norðoyar sýsla, Faroe Islands


Alternative Names:Hvannasund, Kvannesund
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat Locality:Hvannasund, Viðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Mindat.org Region:Hvannasund, Viðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Region:Hvannasund, Norðoyar sýsla, Faroe Islands
Latitude:62° 17' 48" N
Longitude:6° 31' 6" W
Lat/Long (dec):62.29687,-6.51854
Köppen climate type:Cfc : Subpolar oceanic climate
Population:271 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Hvannasundsvegur Quarry, Depil, Hvannasund Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 17' 20" N6° 31' 37" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Hvannasund Quarry, Viðareiði, Viðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 19' 19" N6° 32' 7" W2.9km (1.8 miles)
Strond Quarry, Ánirnar, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 16' 18" N6° 35' 33" W4.7km (2.9 miles)
Haraldssund, Kunoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 16' 19" N6° 36' 6" W5.1km (3.2 miles)
Malinsfjall, Viðareiði, Viðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 20' 39" N6° 32' 20" W5.4km (3.4 miles)
Leiti, Malinsfjall, Viðareiði, Viðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 20' 46" N6° 33' 15" W5.8km (3.6 miles)
Hálgafelli, Klaksvik, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 13' 9" N6° 36' 22" W9.8km (6.1 miles)
Hafjall, Klaksvik, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 12' 37" N6° 35' 7" W10.2km (6.3 miles)
Gásafelli, Klaksvik, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 12' 9" N6° 29' 5" W10.6km (6.6 miles)
Torvadalsá Valley, Norðoyri, Klaksvík Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 40" N6° 31' 22" W11.4km (7.1 miles)
The Northern Isles Tunnel, Leirvik, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 12' 24" N6° 40' 47" W13.0km (8.1 miles)
Leirvik, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 12' 39" N6° 42' 21" W13.6km (8.5 miles)
Norđragøta, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 58" N6° 44' 35" W15.9km (9.9 miles)
Syðrugøta, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 9" N6° 45' 20" W17.4km (10.8 miles)
Gøtueiđi, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 10' 29" N6° 46' 18" W18.9km (11.7 miles)
Skipanes, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 10' 24" N6° 46' 20" W19.0km (11.8 miles)
Hjarðardalur, Oyndarfjørður, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 14' 28" N6° 53' 8" W20.0km (12.4 miles)
Skálafjørđur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 9" N6° 49' 28" W20.1km (12.5 miles)
Hustoft Quarry, Lambareiđi, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 8' 10" N6° 42' 48" W20.5km (12.7 miles)
Lambareiđi, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 8' 21" N6° 43' 47" W20.7km (12.8 miles)
Hvítusteinar Quarry, Skálabotnur, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 11' 8" N6° 50' 21" W20.7km (12.9 miles)
Mt Hæddin, Lambareiđi, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 7' 58" N6° 43' 8" W21.0km (13.0 miles)
Skipagjogv Quarry, Funningsfjørđur, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 14' 8" N6° 56' 8" W22.6km (14.1 miles)
Funningur Roadcut, Funningsfjørđur, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 14' 24" N6° 56' 39" W22.9km (14.2 miles)
Funningur, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 17' 16" N6° 58' 0" W23.2km (14.4 miles)
Nordskáli Tunnel, Norðskáli, Sunda Municipality, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 13' 12" N6° 57' 48" W24.6km (15.3 miles)
Selatrađ Quarry, Morskranes, Sjóvar, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 8' 16" N6° 50' 53" W24.6km (15.3 miles)
Strendur, Sjóvar, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 6' 24" N6° 45' 43" W24.6km (15.3 miles)
Kjalnes, Kollafjørður, Tórshavn Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 7' 12" N6° 52' 27" W27.0km (16.7 miles)
Hósvik, Sunda Municipality, Faroe Islands, Denmark62° 9' 4" N6° 56' 26" W27.2km (16.9 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 20 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
NorðdepilPopulated place62° 17' 40" N6° 31' 30" W0.4km (0.3 miles)
FossdalurCirque62° 17' 59" N6° 31' 59" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
FossáAbandoned populated place62° 18' 12" N6° 31' 52" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
DepilPopulated place62° 17' 12" N6° 31' 22" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
HvannasundStrait62° 18' 26" N6° 31' 52" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
HúsadalurCirque62° 16' 59" N6° 31' 0" W1.5km (0.9 miles)
EnniMountain62° 17' 50" N6° 29' 14" W1.6km (1.0 miles)
LitladalsáStream62° 17' 59" N6° 32' 59" W1.7km (1.0 miles)
LokkiMountain62° 17' 34" N6° 33' 0" W1.7km (1.1 miles)
VíkarbotnurCirque62° 17' 59" N6° 28' 59" W1.9km (1.2 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
Atlantic OceanOcean
Faroe Islands, DenmarkAutonomous Region
Norðoyar Region, Faroe Islands, DenmarkTraditional Region
Viðoy, Faroe Islands, DenmarkIsland
Hvannasund, Viðoy, Faroe Islands, DenmarkMunicipality
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
North Atlantic Igneous ProvinceLarge Igneous Province

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Faroe Islands, Norderøerne76.2.0.0.0.0
Faroe Islands, Norderøerne, Hvannasund76.2.10.0.0.0
 
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