Hiiumaa

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Hiiumaa
Tahkuna.jpg
Tahkuna peninsula is the maist northren part o Hiiumaa
Geografie
Location Baltic Sea
Coordinates Coordinates: 58°52′N 22°35′E / 58.867°N 22.583°E / 58.867; 22.583
Airchipelagae Wast Estonie airchipelago
Aurie 989 km2 (382 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 68 m (223 ft)
Heichest point Tornimägi
Admeenistration
Estonia
Coonty Hiiu Coonty
Lairgest settlement Kärdla (pop. 3,287 (01.01.2012)[1])
Demografics
Population 9,181

Hiiumaa (Estonian pronunciation: [ˈhiːumɑː]) is the seicont lairgest island (989 km²) belangin tae Estonie. It is locatit in the Baltic Sea, north o the island o Saaremaa, a pairt o the Wast Estonie airchipelago. Its lairgest toun is Kärdla.

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  1. Comparison of self-government units, Statistical Council's Regional Portal (checked November 7th, 2012)