in Crooked Island and Long Cay District, Bahamas
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 22.754 and -74.204 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 22° 45' 16" and W -74° 12' 14"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - BSD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 11:25 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: America/Nassau
- UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:36 am and 7:22 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -23.141 and 113.776 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Coral Bay
- This place on Wikipedia
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Explore Colonel Hill
Colonel Hill in Crooked Island and Long Cay District with it's 240 inhabitants is located in Bahamas about 254 mi (or 409 km) south-east of Nassau, the country's capital.
Local time in Colonel Hill is now 11:25 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Nassau with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Colonel Hill. The closest airport in Bahamas is Colonel Hill Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 2 km), South-East. 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: Masons Bay, Clarence Town, Port Nelson, Abraham's Bay and Cockburn Town. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F
|Morning Temperature||24°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Night Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||8%|
|Air Pressure||1013.6 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 41% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Friday, 23rd of August 2019
32°C (90 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Saturday, 24th of August 2019
33°C (92 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.
Sunday, 25th of August 2019
34°C (93 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Few clouds, calm.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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Grumman Super Goose at Pittstown Point Landing Crooked Island
Goose departing Pittstown Point in the Bahamas.
Grand Cayman Dolphins
This video shows a great family vacation on Grand Cayman Island. Spending time and swimming with dolphins proved to be a wonderful experience for both kids AND their parents. The video shows...
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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.
Crooked Island, Bahamas
Crooked Island is an island and district, part of a group of Bahamian islands defining a large, shallow lagoon called the Bight of Acklins, of which the largest are Crooked Island in the north and Acklins in the south-east, and the smaller are Long Cay (once known as Fortune Island) in the north-west, and Castle Island in the south. The islands were settled by American Loyalists in the late 1780s who set cotton plantations employing over 1,000 slaves.
Long Cay (formerly known as Fortune Island; Portuguese: Caio Longo; Spanish: Cayo Largo; French: Île de la Fortune) is an island in the Bahamas in an atoll that includes Acklins Island and Crooked Island. It is 8 square miles (21 km²) and is in the Acklins and Crooked Islands District. As of 1980, its population was 33.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Colonel Hill.
- Masons Bay
- Clarence Town
- Port Nelson
- Abraham's Bay
- Cockburn Town
- Duncan Town
- George Town
- Matthew Town
- Cayo Mambi
- Arthur's Town
- Sagua de Tanamo
- Santa Lucia
- Black Point
- La Maquina
- Segundo Frente
- San Antonio del Sur
- Jesus Menendez
- Puerto Padre
- San German
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Colonel Hill, CRI