Traveling Luck for Hósvík Faroe Islands (general), Faroe Islands Faroe Islands flag

Alternatively known as Thorsvig, Torsvig

The timezone in Hosvik is Atlantic/Faeroe
Morning Sunrise at 03:08 and Evening Sunset at 21:42. It's light
Rough GPS position Latitude. 62.1500°, Longitude. -6.9333°

Weather near Hósvík Last report from Soervaag / Vagar, 21.5km away

Weather Temperature: 10°C / 50°F
Wind: 9.2km/h West
Cloud: No cloud detected

Satellite map of Hósvík and it's surroudings...

Geographic features & Photographs around Hósvík in Faroe Islands (general), Faroe Islands

stream a body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land.

populated place a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work.

point a tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape.

third-order administrative division a subdivision of a second-order administrative division.

Accommodation around Hósvík

Hotel Føroyar Oyggjarvegur 45, Torshavn

HOTEL FOROYAR VID OYGGJARVEGIN, Torshavn

Hotel TĂłrshavn Torsgota 4, Torshavn

cleft(s) a deep narrow slot, notch, or groove in a coastal cliff.

peak a pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature.

cirque a bowl-like hollow partially surrounded by cliffs or steep slopes at the head of a glaciated valley.

cliff(s) a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area.

mountain an elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more.

lake a large inland body of standing water.

ridge(s) a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest.

spit a narrow, straight or curved continuation of a beach into a waterbody.

whaling station a facility for butchering whales and processing train oil.

locality a minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries.

hill a rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m.

island a tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water.

ravine(s) a small, narrow, deep, steep-sided stream channel, smaller than a gorge.

spur(s) a subordinate ridge projecting outward from a hill, mountain or other elevation.

terrace a long, narrow alluvial platform bounded by steeper slopes above and below, usually overlooking a waterbody.

bight(s) an open body of water forming a slight recession in a coastline.

second-order administrative division a subdivision of a first-order administrative division.

pass a break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap].


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Airports close to Hósvík

Vagar(FAE), Vagar, Faroe isl. (21.5km)