Avannaata

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Avannaata
Avannaata Kommunia
Avannaata municipality
Coat of arms of Avannaata
Location of Avannaata within Greenland
Location of Avannaata within Greenland
Coordinates (Avannaata Commune): 76°00′N 57°00′W / 76.000°N 57.000°W / 76.000; -57.000Coordinates: 76°00′N 57°00′W / 76.000°N 57.000°W / 76.000; -57.000
Sovereign state Kingdom of Denmark
Country Greenland
Established1 January 2018
Municipal centerIlulissat
Government
 • MayorPalle Jeremiassen (Siumut)
Area
 • Total522,700 km2 (201,800 sq mi)
Population
 (2020)[1]
 • Total10,726
 • Density0.02/km2 (0.05/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-03, UTC-04
Calling code+299
Websiteavannaata.gl

Avannaata (Greenlandic pronunciation: ​[avanːaːta], Danish: Det Nordlige, lit.'The Northern') is a municipality of Greenland. The largest settlement there is Ilulissat.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Population by Localities". Statistical Greenland. Archived from the original on 26 July 2020. Retrieved 7 April 2020.