Vestmannaeyjar

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Vestmannaeyjar
Toun an municipality
Heimaklettur seen frae Stakkagerðistún that is a public pairk in the middle o Heimaey
Heimaklettur seen frae Stakkagerðistún that is a public pairk in the middle o Heimaey
Location o the Municipality o Vestmannaeyjar
Location o the Municipality o Vestmannaeyjar
Vestmannaeyjar is locatit in Iceland
Vestmannaeyjar
Vestmannaeyjar
Location o Vestmannaeyjar in Iceland
Coordinates: 63°25′00″N 20°17′00″W / 63.41667°N 20.28333°W / 63.41667; -20.28333
KintraIceland
Constituency[nb 1]Sooth Constituency
Region[nb 2]Soothren Region
CoontyVestmannaeyjar[nb 3]
Govrenment
 • MayorElliði Vignisson (2006–)
Area
 • Total17 km2 (7 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Tot4,264
 • Density250.82/km2 (649.6/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+0 (GMT)
Post code
IS-900, 902
Wabsteidwww.vestmannaeyjar.is

Vestmannaeyjar (Icelandic pronunciation: [ˈvɛstmanːaˌeiːjar], whiles anglicised as Westman Islands) is a toun an airchipelagae aff the sooth coast o Iceland.[1]

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Poleetical diveesion
  2. Mainly stateestical diveesion
  3. Independent toun

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Westman Islands". Icelandic Tourist Board. Retrieved 13 April 2014. 

Coordinates: 63°25′N 20°17′W / 63.417°N 20.283°W / 63.417; -20.283