Stor Island
Stor Island
Stor Island
Location in Nunavut
Stor Island
Stor Island
Stor Island (Canada)
Geography
LocationEureka Sound
Coordinates78°59′N 085°50′W / 78.983°N 85.833°W / 78.983; -85.833 (Stor Island)Coordinates: 78°59′N 085°50′W / 78.983°N 85.833°W / 78.983; -85.833 (Stor Island)
ArchipelagoSverdrup Islands
Queen Elizabeth Islands
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Area313 km2 (121 sq mi)
Administration
TerritoryNunavut
RegionQikiqtaaluk
Demographics
PopulationUninhabited
Source: Stor Island at Atlas of Canada

Stor Island is one of the uninhabited islands in Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada. It is located in Eureka Sound, an area separating Axel Heiberg Island from Ellesmere Island. Fulmar Channel is southwest of the island, while Bay Fiord is to the northeast. Stor Island is a member of the Sverdrup Islands, Queen Elizabeth Islands, and the Canadian Arctic Archipelago.

There are two peaks that reach approximately 500 m above sea level. Stor Island is 32 km long and 14 km wide.[1]

References

  1. ^ "Stor Island". oceandots.com. Archived from the original on December 23, 2010. Retrieved 2008-04-13.CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)