Most of Tromsø, including the city centre, is located on the small island of Tromsøya, 350 kilometres (217 mi) inside the arctic circle. The island is connected to the mainland by the Tromsø Bridge and the Tromsøysund Tunnel. The city is warmer than most other places located on the same latitude, due to the warming effect of the Gulf Stream. The midnight sun occurs from about 18 May to 26 July and the sun remains below the horizon from about 26 November to 15 January. Tromso is in the middle of the Aurora Borealis zone, and is in fact one of the best places in the world to observe this phenomenon. Tromso Airport, is situated on the western side of the island of Tromsøya, 3.1 km northwest of the city center.
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