Beir Island (Norawa)

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Beir Island
Native name: Bjørnøya
Geografie
LocationBarents Sea
Coordinates74°31′N 19°01′E / 74.517°N 19.017°E / 74.517; 19.017Coordinates: 74°31′N 19°01′E / 74.517°N 19.017°E / 74.517; 19.017
AirchipelagaeSvalbard
Aurie178 km2 (69 sq mi)
Heichest elevation536 m (1,759 ft)
Heichest pointUrd, Miseryfjellet
Admeenistration
Norawa
Demografics
Population9 (2008-08-20)

Beir Island (Norse: Bjørnøya, pronounced [ˈbjøːɳøja]) is the soothrenmaist island o the Norse Svalbard airchipelago.