Qaqortoq

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Qaqortoq
Julianehåb
Qaqortoq
Qaqortoq
Coat o airms o Qaqortoq
Coat o airms
Qaqortoq is locatit in Greenland
Qaqortoq
Qaqortoq
Location within Greenland
Coordinates: 60°43′20″N 46°02′25″W / 60.72222°N 46.04028°W / 60.72222; -46.04028Coordinates: 60°43′20″N 46°02′25″W / 60.72222°N 46.04028°W / 60.72222; -46.04028
State  Kinrick o Denmark
Constituent kintra  Greenland
Municipality Kujalleq-coat-of-arms.svg Kujalleq
Foondit 1774
Govrenment
 • Mayor Jørgen Wæver Johansen
Population (2013)
 • Tot 3,229[1]
Time zone UTC-03
Postal code 3920
Wabsteid qaqortoq.gl

Qaqortoq,[2] umwhile Julianehåb,[3] is a toun in the Kujalleq municipality in soothren Greenland, locatit near Cape Thorvaldsen.

Twin touns[eedit | eedit soorce]

Qaqortoq is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Greenland in Figures 2013 (PDF). Statistics Greenland. ISBN 978-87-986787-7-9. ISSN 1602-5709. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. The name is the Kalaallisut for "White". The pre-1973 spellin was Kakortok. The pronunciation o baith soonds like About this sound this .
  3. The pre-1948 spellin wis Julianehaab.