in Cristo Rei of Díli, East Timor
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -8.546 and 125.602 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -8° 32' 45" and E 125° 36' 7"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - USD
- Spoken languages:
- Portuguese, Indonesian, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 10:31 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Dili
- UTC/GMT offset: 9 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:41 am and 6:45 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 5.917 and -54.917 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Nieuw Meerzorg
- This place on Geonames.org
Delve into Metiaut
Metiaut in Cristo Rei (Díli) is a city located in East Timor a little north-east of Dili, the country's capital town.
Current time in Metiaut is now 10:31 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dili with an UTC offset of 9 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Metiaut. The closest airport in East Timor is Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dili, Aileu, Liquica, Manatuto and Ainaro. 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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Tom's Travels: Timor-Leste 2012 - 'Futu Manu' Illegal Cockfighting in Dili [HD]
Not for the faint-hearted/vegetarians: The illegal world of cockfight gambling in Asia's newest nation... Timor-Leste 2012 journals: http://bit.ly/LE0RTf Timor-Leste 2012 photos: http://bit.ly/LE...
JCB Backhoe Loader, 3DX stockpiling sand in Dili, East Timor
Stockpiling sand from Comoro River, Dili, East Timor This factory site is next to river. All the sand free of charge, just bring your own truck and loadup Wonder of Mother Nature Replacement...
Pedal Power in Dili, Timor-Leste
Driving through Dili, Timor-Leste on a lazy Sunday afternoon, we encountered hundreds of kids on bikes. Pedal power!
Dolphin Encounter near Dili, Timor-Leste (2)
We encountered a pod of dolphins on our way back to Dili, Timor-Leste from Atauro Island!
Tree Removal in Dili for Firewood
This is an example of why community forestry programs are an important factor in community development in countries such as East Timor (Timor Leste)
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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.
Dili is the capital, largest city, chief port and commercial center of East Timor.
National Parliament (East Timor)
The National Parliament is the unicameral national legislature in East Timor. It was created in 2001 as the Constituent Assembly while the country was still under the supervision of the United Nations, but renamed itself to the National Parliament with the attaining of national independence on May 20, 2002.
National Stadium (East Timor)
National Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Dili, East Timor. It is used mostly for association football matches. The stadium holds 5,000, but has never hosted an international match. In 2002 The Dili stadium hosted Kylie Minogue and John Farnham as a reward for the Australians Serving in assisting towards independence. Until recently the stadium has been neglected in Dili and in 2006 housed thousands of East Timorese fleeing violence on the streets.
Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport
Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport, formerly known as Comoro International Airport, is an airport located in Dili, the capital of East Timor. The airport was renamed after Nicolau dos Reis Lobato, an East Timorese politician and national hero.
Metinaro is a city in Dili District, East Timor. The coast has a wonderful diving area with a colourful world of animals. Metinaro is also the home of the East Timor's 1st Battalion F-FDTL. Located at the Metinaro Barracks is also the Recruit Training Centre and the Defence Force School of Languages (Defence Cooperation Programme - Australia). The Australian Army assists the F-FDTL with training and expertise. The 2nd Battalion is located at Baucau, some 1 hours drive to the East.
The Comoro River is a river in East Timor. It flows north into the Wetar Strait, reaching the sea to the west of the capital, Dili.
Cristo Rei of Dili
Cristo Rei of Dili is an 88.6-foot-high statue of Jesus located atop a globe in Dili, East Timor. The statue was designed by Mochamad Syailillah, who is better known as Bolil. The statue was officially unveiled by Suharto in 1996 as gift from the Indonesian government to the people of East Timor, which was at the time still a province. The statue is one of the main tourist attractions in East Timor.
Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Dili
The Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Dili is the main church of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Dili, East Timor.
Laulara is a town and subdistrict in the Aileu District of East Timor. Its population at the 2004 census was 5,448.
Lequidoe is a town and subdistrict in the Aileu District of East Timor. Its population at the 2004 census was 5,819.
Remexio is a town and subdistrict in the Aileu District of East Timor. Its population at the 2004 census was 9.493.
Cristo Rei is a subdistrict in the Dili District of East Timor. Its population at the 2010 census was 54,936.
Dom Aleixo is a subdistrict in the east of Dili District of East Timor, at the mouth of Comoro River. It is named after Aleixo Corte-Real. Its population at the 2010 census was 105,154. Its area is 33,12 km². The Sucos of Dom Aleixo are Bairro Pite, Comoro, Fatuhada and Kampung Alor. Here are the Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport, the ministry for foreign affairs and the main mosque of East Timor. The Tasitolu salt lakes are in the most western part of Dom Aleio in Comoro Suco.
Palácio de Lahane
Palácio de Lahane (Lahane Palace) is an historic building in East Timor. It was once the residence of the Portuguese governors of Portuguese Timor, including Governor Afonso de Castro (1859 to 1861 and from 1862 to 1863). It was located a mile south of the center of the colonial capital of Dili in the mountains. The residence is now a one-story, pink-colored building with octagonal towers at each corner.
Saboria is a suco in Aileu subdistrict, Aileu District, East Timor. The administrative area covers an area of 22.14 square kilometres and at the time of the 2010 census it had a population of 713 people.