The town of Iqaluit in Nunavut territory, Canada. With a population of 6,000 Iqaluit is the largest community in Nunavut as well as the capital city. It is located in the southeast part of Baffin Island, Canada. Formerly known as Frobisher Bay, it is at the mouth of the bay of that name, overlooking Koojesse Inlet. "Iqaluit" means 'place of many fish'.