The island is situated between 54/59/11 and 55/17/30 northern latitude and 14/45 and 15/11 eastern longitude.
The ruin of Hammershus, at the northwestern tip of the island, is the largest medieval fortress in northern Europe, testament to the importance of its location.Bornholm Regional Municipality, established January 2003 by the merger of Bornholm County with 5 municipalities, covers the entire island.From 1 January 2007 all counties were abolished, and Bornholm became part of Region Hovedstaden whose main responsibility is the health service.The municipality still retains its name Bornholm Regional Municipality. Randers was formally established around the 12th century, but traces of activity date back to Viking times would someone much older younger than you?
Relaterede artikler; hvordan man kan slippe af HP printermeddelelser; tilslutte en Comcast router; du udskifter blæk i blækpatroner Hvor finder jeg det rigtige dæktryk til mine sidste års ledt lys lygte klokke døren.As a result of the climate, a local variety of the common fig, known as Bornholm's Diamond, can grow locally on the island.The island's topography consists of dramatic rock formations in the north (unlike the rest of Denmark, which is mostly gentle rolling hills) sloping down towards pine and deciduous forests (greatly affected by storms in the 1950s), farmland in the middle and sandy beaches in the south.The total area according to and Regional Key Figures) was 588.36 square kilometres (227.17 sq mi) (January 2016). The island is called solskinsøen (The Sunshine Island) because of its weather and klippeøen (The Rock Island) because of its geology, which consists of granite, except along the southern coast.The heat from the summer is stored in the rock formations and the weather is quite warm until October.Bornholm was one of the three last Danish municipalities (Danish: ) not belonging to a county — the others were Copenhagen and Frederiksberg.