in Eastern District, American Samoa
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -14.303 and -170.682 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -14° 18' 11" and W -170° 40' 56"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - USD
- Spoken languages:
- English, Samoan, Tonga
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 08:48 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Pago_Pago
- UTC/GMT offset: -11 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:27 am and 6:28 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 14.320 and 9.335 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Tagapofu in Eastern District is located in American Samoa a little south-east of Pago Pago, the country's capital.
Local time in Tagapofu is now 08:48 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Pago Pago with an UTC offset of -11 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Tagapofu. The closest airport in American Samoa is Pago Pago International Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Pago Pago, Samamea, Lufilufi, Ofu and Ta`u. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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Samoa Americana, Pago Pago y Fagatogo. Parte 1
RobertoViajero en la Samoa Americana. Utilizando una GoPro y con solo un dia de tiempo, Viaja por la Samoa Americana.
Pago Pago Sail Away & Tugs
This is from Pacific Dawn sailing away from Pago Pago 27/3/09. The tugs and Pacific Dawn had a horn battle. Pago Pago is a very pretty place, the port was amazing.
Charter boat #1 in Pago Pago for Rose Atoll
Charter boat in Pago Pago for Rose Atoll IOTA expedition.
Old shipwreck in American Samoa
Clip of an old shipwreck in American Samoa near the village of Alega by Tisa's Barefoot Bar. Taken in May 2013.
Le Tausagi Environmental Camp
Le Tausagi is a collaborative group of professional environmentalists in American Samoa. They are energized to protect the environment through teaching and public activities.
Satani mai Nu'uuli. 2007-2008
Fautasi mai Nu'uuli. Highlights from the 2007 Flag Day race and practice in 2008.
Samoan Dance at Tradewinds hotel Taualuga
Finale at Tradewinds hotel in American Samoa, Video ends with me being pulled on stage. Sorry you missed the hilariousness that follows. Taualuga http://tradewinds.as/ Description: Siva...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Pago Pago is the capital of American Samoa. In 2000, its population was 11,500. The city is served by Pago Pago International Airport. Tourism, entertainment, food, and tuna canning are its primary industries.
Cathedral of the Holy Family in Pago Pago
Cathedral of the Holy Family in Pago Pago is a cathedral of the Roman Catholic Church in the United States. It is the mother church of the Diocese of Samoa-Pago Pago and is the seat of the prelate bishop of American Samoa. It is located in the City of Pago Pago.
Tutuila is the largest and the main island of American Samoa in the archipelago of Samoan Islands. It is the third largest island in the Samoan Islands chain of the Central Pacific located roughly 4,000 kilometers northeast of Brisbane, Australia and over 1,200 kilometers northeast of Fiji. It contains a large, natural harbor, Pago Pago Harbor, where Pago Pago, the capital of American Samoa is situated. Pago Pago International Airport is also located on Tutuila island.
American Samoa Community College
American Samoa Community College is a two-year WASC college located in the village of Mapusaga, on the island of Tutuila in American Samoa, an unorganized, unincorporated territory of the United States of America. Pago Pago, the capital of the territory and its center of commerce, is roughly nine miles to the east of the school. Only legal residents of American Samoa who have graduated from high school or obtained a General Equivalency Diploma are admitted to ASCC.
Veterans Memorial Stadium (Pago Pago)
Veterans Memorial Stadium is a football stadium located in Pago Pago Park, in Pago Pago, American Samoa. The 10,000 capacity venue is one of the smallest stadiums in Oceania, and serves as American Samoa's national stadium. It is the home venue of the American Samoa national football team, hosting all of their home games. It is currently used mostly for matches in various football codes, such as soccer, rugby league, and the territory's most popular code, American football.
KVZK-2 is the local PBS member station for Pago Pago and American Samoa, broadcasting in NTSC on VHF channel 2. KVZK-2 is owned by the Government of American Samoa, which also operates KVZK-4 and KVZK-5, offering programming from ABC, CBS and, before KKHJ-LP's acquisition, NBC. Despite the odd call-letter arrangement, KVZK-2 is, in fact, a valid United States call sign.
American Samoa House of Representatives
The American Samoa House of Representatives is the lower house of the American Samoa Fono. The House consists of 21 representatives serving two-year terms, with 20 popular elected members, and one representative elected by a public meeting on Swains Island.
American Samoa Fono
The Legislature of American Samoa or Fono is the territorial legislature of American Samoa. Like most state and territorial legislatures of the United States, it is a bicameral legislature with a House of Representatives and a Senate. The legislature is located in Fagatogo along Pago Pago harbor. It is the only legislature on the state or territorial level in the United States that is both bicameral and nonpartisan. The Nebraska Legislature is similarly nonpartisan yet is a unicameral body.
American Samoa Senate
The American Samoa Senate is the upper house of the American Samoa Fono. The Senate, like the lower House of Representatives, is a nonpartisan body. It is composed of 18 senators, serving a four-year term.
Fagatogo is village situated on Tutuila Island, Pago Pago Harbour. Population is 3000. Fagatogo is listed in the Constitution of American Samoa as the official seat of government.
Utulei, American Samoa
Utulei is a village in American Samoa. Located there are the governor's office and the Rainmaker Hotel.
Rainmaker Mountain (also known as North Pioa Mountain) is the name of a mountain located near Pago Pago, American Samoa on Tutuila Island. The mountain is a volcanic feature known as a trachyte plug. This means that it is a volcanic intrusion made of extrusive igneous rocks having alkali feldspar and minor mafic minerals as the main components and a fine-grained, generally porphyritic texture. The average annual rainfall on the mountain is around 200 inches (5 m).
Eastern District, American Samoa
The Eastern District is one of the primary divisions of American Samoa. It consists of the eastern portion of Tutuila, American Samoa's largest island, plus the island of Aunu'u. The district has a land area of 67.027 km² (25.879 sq mi) and a 2000 census population of 23,441. It contains 34 villages plus a portion of Nu'uuli village. Among these are Pago Pago, Fagatogo, and Utulei.
Fatu Rock is a natural landmark and offshore island of American Samoa. It is located near the entrance of Pago Pago Harbor, close to the village of Fatumafuti.
Mapusaga, American Samoa
Mapusaga is a small village located nine miles west of Pago Pago on Tutuila island in the American territory of American Samoa. Its coordinates are 14.33° south and 170.74389 ° west, with an elevation of 180 feet. The village is home to American Samoa Community College.
Tafuna, American Samoa
Tafuna' is a village on the east coast of Tutuila Island, American Samoa. It is located on a peninsular a mile north of Pago Pago International Airport and one mile south of Nu'uuli, American Samoa. Tafuna is the largest village in American Samoa, with a population of 8,209 according to the US Census in 2000, and is the center of nightlife on the island. Pago Pago International Airport has the headquarters of Inter Island Airways.
KNWJ is a radio station broadcasting a Christian radio format. Licensed to Leone, American Samoa, the station is currently owned by Showers of Blessings Radio. The station was assigned the KNWJ call letters by the Federal Communications Commission on November 30, 1999.
KSBS-FM is Samoa's first commercial FM radio station broadcasting a variety format including local Polynesian, oldies, easy listening music. KSBS-FM broadcasts religious programming on Sunday mornings as well as hourly news from BBC, NPR, VOA, Radio Australia and Radio New Zealand International. Licensed by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to Pago Pago, American Samoa, it serves the general American Samoa area. Also known as "Island 92", KSBS-FM is owned by Samoa Technologies.
KULA-LP is a radio station licensed to serve Ili'ili, American Samoa. The station is owned by Pacific Islands Bible School. It airs a Religious radio format. The station was assigned the KULA-LP call letters by the Federal Communications Commission on September 9, 2002.
Blunts Point Battery
Blunts Point Battery, also known as Blunts Point Naval Gun or Matautu Ridge Gun Site is a gun battery on Matautu Ridge near Pago Pago, American Samoa. It was part of the fortification of the Samoan Islands which took place after the attack on Pearl Harbor. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1987. It has recently been restored and is in good condition. It is a rare example of a World War II Pacific coastal gun which remains in relatively pristine condition.
American Samoa is an unincorporated territory of the United States located in the South Pacific Ocean, southeast of the Independent State of Samoa (formerly known as Western Samoa). The main (largest and most populous) island is Tutuila, with the Manuʻa Islands, Rose Atoll, and Swains Island also included in the territory. American Samoa is part of the Samoan Islands chain, located west of the Cook Islands, north of Tonga, and some 300 miles (500 km) south of Tokelau.
Pago Pago Harbor
Pago Pago Harbor is a large natural inlet in the central south coast of the island of Tutuila in American Samoa. The capital, Pago Pago is located on the inner reaches of the harbor, close to its northwesternmost point. A significant amount of debris and oil were dumped into Pago Pago Harbor in during the 2009 Samoa earthquake and ensuing tsunami, which devastated communities along the harbor's coastline, including Pago Pago.
Tradewinds Hotel is a luxury hotel in Fagatogo, American Samoa. The hotel features a 20 acre beachfront and contains 104 guest rooms, 43 suites and 8 large suites. is served by the Equator restaurant which uses inspiration from local Samoan cooking the cook American, European, Pacific and Asian cuisine. The hotel hosted the Miss Island Queen Pageant in 2009.
KMOA is a non-commercial educational radio station licensed to serve the community of Nu'uuli, a village on the central east coast of Tutuila Island, American Samoa. The station is owned by Global Teen Challenge and the broadcast license is held by Teen Challenge International.
KBTB is a non-commercial educational radio station licensed to serve the community of Pago Pago, American Samoa. The station's broadcast license, issued in January 2012, is held by Marianas Educational Media Services, Inc.