Jan mayen is a volcanic island with no exploitable natural resources. economic activity is limited to providing services for employees of norway's radio and meteorological stations on the island.
No indigenous inhabitants note: personnel operate the long range navigation (loran-c) base and the weather and coastal services radio station
Northern europe, island between the greenland sea and the norwegian sea, northeast of iceland
Total: 377 sq km land: 377 sq km water: 0 sq km
Slightly more than twice the size of washington, dc
Conventional long form: none conventional short form: jan mayen