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Cape Alexander, Greenland

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Location  Qaasuitsup, Greenland
Area  Arctic
Offshore water bodies  Baffin Bay
Cape Alexander, Greenland

Cape Alexander (Greenlandic: Ullersuaq, also Uvdlerssuak and Sarfalik; Danish: Kap Alexander) is a headland in the Baffin Bay, northwest Greenland, Qaasuitsup municipality. It is one of the important landmarks of Greenland.

Contents

Map of Ullersuaq, Greenland

Geography

Cape Alexander is located in Prudhoe Land, at the western end of Hartstene Bay with the Dodge Glacier to the east and Sutherland Island to the southeast. It is the westernmost point of the island of Greenland.

The small Carey Islands are located further to the west; among them Nordvestø (73°10'W) is the westernmost point of Greenland as a territory.

References

Cape Alexander, Greenland Wikipedia


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