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Places in Greenland

Find information on almost all places in Greenland. Whether you are looking for information on regions in Greenland or information on cities and places in Greenland, this website is the right place in the web to start your search.

Facts and figures about Greenland at a glance

Greenland is a dependent political entity of Denmark on the continent of North America. Greenland covers a total area of 2,166,086.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 56,375 people.

The capital of Greenland is Nuuk (Nuuk) with a population of 14,798 people.

Facts and figures about Greenland
CountryCodeAreaPopulationP/km2
GreenlandGL2,166,086.0 km256,375 people0.0

Population density in Greenland
Population density
0.0 p/km2 (extremly low)
Extremly low population density in Greenland
Greenland: Extremly low population density

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Map of Greenland

Map of Greenland

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Information on Greenland

Information on Greenland
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
GreenlandGreenlandGLDependent political entity (Denmark)4 Nuuk NuukNorth America

Time in Greenland

Time in Greenland
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 - 5:55pmNoSun, 19 Feb 2017 - 5:55pmUTC -3.0America/Godthab

Currency in Greenland

Currency in Greenland
CurrencyAbbreviation
KroneDKK

Languages in Greenland

Languages in Greenland
Languages
Danish, English, Kalaallisut

Neighbouring countries of Greenland

Neighbouring countries of Greenland
Neighbouring countries
none

Telecommunication in Greenland

Telecommunication in Greenland
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)
+299.gl

Latitude & Longitude of Greenland

Latitude & Longitude of Greenland
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map72°00'00.0"N (72.0000000°)40°00'00.0"W (-40.0000000°)

Regions in Greenland

Regions in Greenland
Regions
There are 4 primary administrative regions in Greenland. Have a closer look at the regions in Greenland.

Largest places in Greenland

There is 1 place in Greenland with a population of more than 10,000 people.
Largest places in Greenland
PlaceNoPopulation
Nuuk Nuuk1.14,798

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External sources of information on Greenland

Greenland on Wikipedia

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Search places in Greenland by first letter

If you prefer you can search any place in Greenland by first letter. Just click on the respective first letter in the index of places in Greenland. All places in Greenland starting with this letter will be listed. Also sometimes the full name of a certain place maybe unknown. Then this search option may also be usefull for searching such places in Greenland.

Follow the hierarchy in Greenland

You can click your way through the hierarchy starting from the continent North America, over a region in Greenland to a certain place or city in Greenland, as all places and cities in Greenland are linked hierarchically to each other. The actual hierarchy is always displayed in the breadcrumb navigation, so you can always see exactly where you are.