Eysturoy

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Eysturoy

Østerø
Location within the Faroe Islands
Location within the Faroe Islands
Coordinates: 62°13′N 6°53′W / 62.217°N 6.883°W / 62.217; -6.883Coordinates: 62°13′N 6°53′W / 62.217°N 6.883°W / 62.217; -6.883
StateKinrick o Denmark
Constituent kintraFaroe Islands
RegionEysturoy
Area
 • Total286.3 km2 (110.5 sq mi)
Aurie rank2
Population
 (2011)
 • Tot10,839
 • Rank2
 • Density38/km2 (98/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+0 (GMT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+1 (EST)
Cawin code298

Eysturoy (pronoonced ['estroi]) (Dens: Østerø) meanin 'East Island' is a region an the seicont-lairgest o the Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic, baith in size an population.