Upernavik
in Qaasuitsup, Greenland

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
72.787 and -56.144 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 72° 47' 13" and W -56° 8' 39"
Currency and Currency Code:
Krone - DKK
Spoken languages:
Kalaallisut, Danish, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:57 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Godthab
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
9:00 am and 9:00 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.558 and 146.891 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Catamaran
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Explore Upernavik

Upernavik in Qaasuitsup with it's 1,129 inhabitants is located in Greenland about 5,563 mi (or 8,952 km) north-west of , the country's capital.

Local time in Upernavik is now 03:57 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Godthab with an UTC offset of -2 hours. We know of 1 airports in the wider vicinity of Upernavik. The closest airport in Greenland is Upernavik Airport in a distance of 0 mi (or 1 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Upernavik Museum

Upernavik Museum is a museum in Upernavik, a town in northwestern Greenland. It is the oldest museum in Greenland, holding an extensive collection of local art. It has its own Museum Board that selects the artists, after recommendation from the curator of the museum.

Located at 72.7807, -56.1518 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Greenland, Art museums and galleries in Denmark

Akia Island

Akia Island is an uninhabited island in the Qaasuitsup municipality in northwestern Greenland. The name of the island means "turned on its side" in the Greenlandic language.

Located at 72.7528, -56.1167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uninhabited islands of Greenland, Upernavik Archipelago

Karrat Island

Karrat Island is an island of Greenland. It is located in Baffin Bay in the Upernavik Archipelago.

Located at 72.85, -56.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Greenland, Upernavik Archipelago

Qasse Island

Qasse Island is an island of Greenland. It is located in Baffin Bay in the Upernavik Archipelago.

Located at 72.9167, -56 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Greenland, Upernavik Archipelago

Upernavik Island

Upernavik Island is an island of Greenland. It is located in Baffin Bay in the Upernavik Archipelago. It was formerly also known as Women's or Woman's Island.

Located at 72.7833, -56.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Greenland, Upernavik Archipelago


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Upernivik, Summer Place, Upernavik, آبرناويك, Горад Упернавік, Упернавик, JUV, ウペルナビク, უპერნავიკი, Upernavikas, Upernaviks, Упернавік, 乌佩纳维克