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Lapin maakunta

Lapplands landskap
Coat of arms of Lapland
Coat of arms
Location of Lapland
CountryFinland
CapitalRovaniemi
Area
 • Total98,984 km2 (38,218 sq mi)
Population
 (2013-12-31)
 • Total182,514
 • Density1.843874/km2 (4.77561/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
ISO 3166 codeFI-10
Websitelapinliitto.fi
Symbols
AnimalCannot use |animal= with |bird= |fish=
BirdBluethroat
FishSalmon
FlowerGlobe-flower

Finnish Lapland is the northernmost region of Finland. Before, it was the eastern half of Swedish Lapland. The region to the south is Northern Ostrobothnia. The largest lake in the region is Inarijärvi.[1] The highest place is Halti hill, in the Enontekiö municipality.

Related pages

References

  1. Lappi:3:Pohjolan luonto, luonnonvarat ja ihminen, page 112,

    Template-specific style sheet:

    ISBN 951-23-2003-7 Finnish

Other websites

Media related to Lapland, Finland at Wikimedia Commons