island which is part of the Bailiwick of Guernsey in the Channel Islands
Coordinates: 49°28′N 2°27′W / 49.467°N 2.450°W
Herm is the smallest of the Channel Islands that is open to the public.
|Anthem: Sarnia Cherie (Guernsey)|
|Government||Dependency of Guernsey|
• Chief of state
|Elizabeth II, Duke of Normandy|
|John and Julia Singer|
|2 km2 (0.77 sq mi)|
• Water (%)
• 2002 census
|30/km2 (77.7/sq mi)|
|Currency||Pound sterlinga (GBP)|
|Time zone||UTC+0 (GMT)|
• Summer (DST)
|Internet TLD||.gg (Guernsey)|
Herm is only 11⁄2 miles long. Cars are banned from the small island just like its Channel Island neighbour, Sark. Unlike Sark, bicycles are banned too. The sandy white beaches make Herm a walker's paradise.
Population: 60 (2002).