Ushant

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Ushant

Ouessant, Eusa
Satellite image o Ushant in 2003
Satellite image o Ushant in 2003
Coat o airms o Ushant
Coat o airms
Ushant is locatit in Fraunce
Ushant
Ushant
Location within Brittany region
Ushant is locatit in Brittany
Ushant
Ushant
Coordinates: 48°27′29″N 5°05′44″W / 48.4581°N 5.0956°W / 48.4581; -5.0956Coordinates: 48°27′29″N 5°05′44″W / 48.4581°N 5.0956°W / 48.4581; -5.0956
KintraFraunce
RegionBrittany
DepairtmentFinistère
ArrondissementBrest
CantonOuessant
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Denis Palluel
Area
1
15.58 km2 (6.02 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)2
856
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
29155 /29242
Elevation0–61 m (0–200 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 ft)
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid
1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries. 2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Ushant (Breton: Eusa, pronounced [ˈøsa]; French: Ouessant, pronounced [wɛsɑ̃]) is an island at the sooth-wastren end o the Inglis Chainel which merks the north-wastrenmaist pynt o metropolitan Fraunce.