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Sheer Islands
Sheer Islands is located in Nunavut
Sheer Islands
Sheer Islands
Location in Nunavut
Sheer Islands is located in Canada
Sheer Islands
Sheer Islands
Location in Canada
Geography
Location Hudson Strait
Coordinates 62°42′N 69°35′W / 62.70°N 69.58°W / 62.70; -69.58 (Sheer Islands)
Archipelago Canadian Arctic Archipelago
Administration
Territory Nunavut
Region Qikiqtaaluk
Demographics
Population Uninhabited

The Sheer Islands are Canadian arctic islands that are located in Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada. They are a Baffin Island offshore island group in Hudson Strait. The islands are situated approximately 1 mi (1.6 km) north of Cape Tanfield and form part of the north side of Itivirk Bay.

The group consists of:

Kimmirut, Nunavut, an Inuit hamlet, is about 23.2 mi (37.3 km) to the northwest.

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