Place:Gjoa Haven, Nunavut, Canada


NameGjoa Haven
Coordinates68.633°N 95.917°W
Located inNunavut, Canada
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Gjoa Haven (; Inuktitut: Uqsuqtuuq, syllabics: ᐅᖅᓱᖅᑑᖅ , meaning "lots of fat", referring to the abundance of sea mammals in the nearby waters) is a hamlet in Nunavut, above the Arctic Circle, located in the Kitikmeot Region, northeast of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. It is the only settlement on King William Island.

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