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Qeqertarsuaq The Large Island



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Latitude: 77º 25’ 29.40”
Longitude: -70º 10’ 23.20”

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Located on Herbert Island, in 2005 the small community had just two people living there.
The community was established in 1953 when locals were forced to move from what was then called Dundas on the coast of the mainland in order to build the military base: Thule Air Base. 






























Source: Den Store Danske