Nordkyn, Cape

Nordkyn, Cape (nôrˈchün, nŏrˈ–) [key], or Kinnarodden chĭˈnärôdˌən, northernmost point of the European mainland, Finnmark co., N Norway, E of North Cape, at lat. 71°8−N.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Cape Nordkyn from Fact Monster:

  • North Cape - North Cape North Cape or Nordkapp, promontory, rising steeply c.1,000 ft (300 m) from the Arctic ...
  • Scandinavia - Scandinavia Scandinavia , region of N Europe. It consists of the kingdoms of Sweden, Norway, and ...

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Scandinavian Physical Geography