Place:Pangnirtung, Nunavut, Canada

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NamePangnirtung
Alt namesPangsource: Wikipedia
Pangniqtuuqsource: Wikipedia
TypeCommunity
Coordinates66.083°N 65.75°W
Located inNunavut, Canada
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names


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Pangnirtung (or Pang, also Pangniqtuuq, in syllabics: ᐸᖕᓂᖅᑑᖅ ) is an Inuit hamlet, Qikiqtaaluk Region, in the Canadian territory of Nunavut, located on Baffin Island. As of the 2011 census the population was 1,425, an increase of 7.5% from the 2006 census.[1] Pangnirtung is situated on a coastal plain at the coast of Pangnirtung Fjord, a fjord which eventually merges with Cumberland Sound. The area of the town is .[1] As of January 2014, the mayor is Mosesee Qappik.[2]

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