Sandoy

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Sandoy
Sandø
Island
Sandur on the Island o Sandoy - view frae the bay Sandsvágur in the Sootheast
Sandur on the Island o Sandoy - view frae the bay Sandsvágur in the Sootheast
Location within the Faroe Islands
Location within the Faroe Islands
Coordinates: 61°51′N 6°47′W / 61.850°N 6.783°W / 61.850; -6.783Coordinates: 61°51′N 6°47′W / 61.850°N 6.783°W / 61.850; -6.783
State Kinrick o Denmark
Autonomous kintra Faroe Islands
Region Sandoy
Aurie
 • Total 125 km2 (48 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Tot 1,494
 • Density 12/km2 (31/sq mi)
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)
 • Simmer (DST) EST (UTC+1)
Cawin code 298

Sandoy (Dens: Sandø. Inglis: Sandisland) is the first o the five soothren islands that mak up the Faroe chain, the fift biggest o aw the Faroe Islands,[1] an autonomous region o the Kinrick o Denmark.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Proctor, James (2008). Faroe Islands. Bradt Travel Guides. p. 133. ISBN 1-84162-224-9.