Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Capital:
Saint-Pierre
61°F (16°C)
Local time: Tue 9:03 PM
Information:
Saint Pierre and Miquelon, officially the Territorial Collectivity of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon (French: Collectivité Territoriale de Saint-Pierre et Miquelon, IPA: [sɛ̃.pjɛʁ.e.mi.klɔ̃]), is a self-governing territorial overseas collectivity of France in the North-western Atlantic Ocean near the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador. It is the only remaining vestige of French sovereignty in North America. Its residents are French citizens; the collectivity is a full member of the National Assembly and participates in senatorial and presidential elections. It covers 242 km2 (93 sq mi) of land and shores and has a population of 6,008 as of the March 2016 census.The islands are in the Gulf of St. Lawrence near the entrance of Fortune Bay, which extends into the southwestern coast of Newfoundland, near the Grand Banks of Newfoundland. St. Pierre is 19 km (12 mi) from Point May on the Burin Peninsula of Newfoundland and 3,819 km (2,373 mi) from Brest, the nearest city in Metropolitan France. The tiny Canadian Green Island lies 10 km (6 mi) east of St. Pierre, roughly halfway to Point May. Wikipedia ->
Key info
Currency:
Euro
Language:
French
Population:
6.1 thousand
Area:
0.09 thousand sq mi(0.24 thousand sq km)
Local Weather:
Overcast Clouds, 61°F (16°C) Wind W at 11.01 mph (17.71 kmh), 86.0% Humidity