Uummannaq Island - Promontories

Promontories

Name Direction Location Notes
Uitlut Western Cape 70°42′51″N 52°11′31″W / 70.71417°N 52.19194°W / 70.71417; -52.19194 (Uitlut)
Tuunerit Northern Cape 70°44′00″N 52°09′05″W / 70.7333333°N 52.15139°W / 70.7333333; -52.15139 (Tuunerit)
Nuussuatsiaq Eastern Cape 70°41′33″N 52°05′52″W / 70.6925°N 52.09778°W / 70.6925; -52.09778 (Nuussuatsiaq)
(none) Southern Cape 70°40′19″N 52°07′40″W / 70.67194°N 52.12778°W / 70.67194; -52.12778 (Unnamed) The southern part of the island is urbanized, with the rocky southern cape overlooked by the houses dotting the entire southern coast

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