Last modified: 2013-12-18 by zoltán horváth
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image by Zoltan Horvath, 1 March 2011
Qaasuitsup (Kalaallisut: Qaasuitsup Kommunia) is a new municipality in
Greenland, created on 1 January 2009. The administrative center of the
municipality is in Ilulissat (formerly called Jakobshavn). The municipality
consists of the former municipalities of western and northern Greenland:
Kangaatsiaq, Ilulissat, Qaanaaq, Qasigiannguit, Qeqertarsuaq, Uummannaq, and
The municipality is located in northwestern Greenland. It is the largest municipality in the world by area, even larger than France.
Its flag is white with its shield. I made it based jpg image sent by him.
Home page: http://www.qaasuitsup.gl
Zoltan Horvath, 1 March 2011