Alfred Island is an uninhabited, irregularly shaped island located in
Nunavut Nunavut ( ) ( iu, ᓄᓇᕗᑦ) is the newest, largest, and northernmost territory of Canada Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. Its Provinces and territories of Canada, ten provinces and three territories exten ...
Qikiqtaaluk Region The Qikiqtaaluk Region, Qikiqtani Region (Inuktitut syllabics: ᕿᑭᖅᑖᓗᒃ ) or Baffin Region is the easternmost List of regions of Nunavut, administrative region of Nunavut, Canada. Qikiqtaaluk is the traditional Inuktitut name for Baffi ...
within the
northern Canadian
northern Canadian
Arctic The Arctic ( or ) is a polar region located at the northernmost part of Earth. The Arctic consists of the Arctic Ocean, adjacent seas, and parts of Alaska Alaska (; ale, Alax̂sxax̂; ; ems, Alas'kaaq; Central Alaskan Yup'ik l ...

. Approximately above
sea level Mean sea level (MSL) (often shortened to sea level) is an mean, average level of the surface of one or more of Earth's bodies of water from which heights such as elevation may be measured. The global MSL is a type of Vertical datum, vertical dat ...
, it is in the
Fury and Hecla Strait
Fury and Hecla Strait
, north of the mainland's Melville Peninsula, and south of Baffin Island.


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Alfred Island
in the Atlas of Canada - Toporama; Natural Resources Canada Islands of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago Islands of Qikiqtaaluk Region Uninhabited islands of Qikiqtaaluk Region {{QikiqtaalukNU-geo-stub