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Neerlonakto Island

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Neerlonakto Island

Neerlonakto Island
Location Foxe Basin

69°29′N 81°36′W / 69.48°N 81.60°W / 69.48; -81.60 (Neerlonakto Island)Coordinates: 69°29′N 81°36′W / 69.48°N 81.60°W / 69.48; -81.60 (Neerlonakto Island)

Archipelago Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Territory  Nunavut
Region Qikiqtaaluk
Population Uninhabited

Neerlonakto Island (alternate: Nerdlernartoq,[1] or Nirlirnaqtuuq) is an irregularly shaped, extremely flat,[2] uninhabited island in Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada. It is located in the Foxe Basin. The mainland's Melville Peninsula is to the west and Baffin Island is to the north. The Inuit community of Igloolik is located 14 km (8.7 mi) southwest, on Igloo Island. Tern Island is 31.7 km (19.7 mi) to the east.


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