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Whale Fjord

Whale Fjord (Hvalfjord) is 30km long and 84m deep.

Whale Fjord was the site of much British and US military activity during World War II. Some ruins from this period can still be seen in the fjord.

Whale Fjord
GPS Points N64° 20' 29.406" W21° 45' 55.090"
Postal code

301

Road number

47

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  • 897-9070
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The population centres in West Iceland are as varied as they are many. Ten places have over 50 residents and Akranes is the most densely populated with 6,500 inhabitants. 

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