Place Names Program


Viewing Named Nunavut Places in
Google MyMaps

IHT invites you to view all the traditional place names information that we have access to on Google MyMaps.


  • Click on a location below to activate Google My Maps. Occasionally this connection may take a few seconds.
  • Click on a coloured marker to view the place name and additional information.


1. Kinngait

2. Iqaluit

3. Kimmirut

4. Pangnirtung

5. Qikiqtarjuaq

6. Clyde River

7. Mittimatalik (updated July 14, 2015)

8. Arctic Bay

9. Grise Fiord and Resolute Bay

10. Iglulik and Hall Beach

11. Qamani'tuaq

12. Coral Harbour

13. Arviat

14. Naujaat

15. Gjoa Haven

16. Talurruaq

17. Rankin and Chesterfield Inlet and Whale Cove

18. Kitikmeot
(Cambridge Bay, Kugluktuk, some Kugaaruk)

19. Sanikiluaq








Qikiqtaaluk Region Kitikmeot Region Kivalliq Region