Vágar

Vágar (Dens: Vågø) is ane o the 18 islands in the airchipelago o the Faroe Islands an the maist westerly of the laige islands. Wit a size o 178 square kilometre (69 square mile) (aboot 70 sq. mile), it ranks nummer three, ahind Streymoy an Eysturoy.

Vágar

Vågø
Location within the Faroe Islands
Location within the Faroe Islands
Coordinates: 62°05′N 7°16′W / 62.083°N 7.267°W / 62.083; -7.267Coordinates: 62°05′N 7°16′W / 62.083°N 7.267°W / 62.083; -7.267
StateKinrick o Denmark
Constituent kintraFaroe Islands
RegionVágar
Area
 • Total176 km2 (68 sq mi)
Area rank3
Highest elevation
722 m (2,369 ft)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total3,063
 • Density17/km2 (45/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+0 (GMT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+1 (EST)
Cawin code298