Q. Qeqertaq Avannarleq sometimes seen in news is related to?
- Recently, a new island has been discovered off the coast of Greenland.
- The newly discovered island measures 60×30 metres. It is three metres above sea level and has now become the new northernmost piece of land on Earth. Before this, Oodaaq was marked as the Earth’s northernmost terrain.
Researchers suggested naming the new island as ‘Qeqertaq Avannarleq’, which is Greenlandic for “the northernmost island”.