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Harper Islands

Harper Islands
Geography
Location Frobisher Bay
Coordinates

62°20′59″N 064°40′00″W / 62.34972°N 64.66667°W / 62.34972; -64.66667 (Harper Islands)Coordinates: 62°20′59″N 064°40′00″W / 62.34972°N 64.66667°W / 62.34972; -64.66667 (Harper Islands)

Archipelago Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Country
Nunavut  Nunavut
Region Qikiqtaaluk
Demographics
Population Uninhabited
Additional information
Source: Harper Islands at the Atlas of Canada

Harper Islands is a small uninhabited island group with an area of 8 km2 (3.1 sq mi), which is part of the Baffin Island group located in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago in the territory of Nunavut.[1] The group lies at the confluence of Frobisher Bay and the Labrador Sea. Other islands also in the immediate vicinity of the tip of Hall Peninsula, but further north, include Lefferts, Bear, Little Hall, and Hudson islands.

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