Metinaro
in Metinaro of Díli, East Timor

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-8.531 and 125.745 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -8° 31' 50" and E 125° 44' 40"
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: 04:41 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Dili
UTC/GMT offset: 9 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:40 am and 6:44 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
5.917 and -54.917 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Nieuw Meerzorg
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Metinaro

Metinaro in Metinaro (Díli) with it's 4,000 habitants is a town located in East Timor a little east of Dili, the country's capital town.

Time in Metinaro is now 04:41 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dili with an UTC offset of 9 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Metinaro. The closest airport in East Timor is Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 24 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dili, Aileu, Manatuto, Liquica and Same. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Videos from this area

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Timor Reefs

Published: January 22, 2008
Length: 39:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ConservationStation

On a dive off the North Coast in a school of reef fish.


Past-History(Electrozz)-Dili, Timor-Lste

Published: February 14, 2014
Length: 06:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Octavio Alfredo Amaral Pinto

creativity studant(Dili-Hera)


floodwaters-east-timor-2010 - Computer.m4v

Published: October 24, 2010
Length: 21:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Michael Smith

This is a short one - floodwaters over the road at Hera held us up for three hours one Friday night - rough time for the locals in their houses.


Dusty Drive in Timor-Leste

Published: November 18, 2012
Length: 06:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Summer Lewis

Here's a small sample of driving the roads in Timor-Leste: big trucks, pot-holes, and lots of dust!


HERA(Electrozz)

Published: June 16, 2013
Length: 24:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Octavio Alfredo Amaral Pinto

creativity studant HERA.


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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

Dili is the capital, largest city, chief port and commercial center of East Timor.

Located at -8.55, 125.583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dili, Capitals in Asia, Populated places in East Timor, Populated places established in 1520

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.

Located at -8.55472, 125.579 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Politics of East Timor, Government of East Timor, Parliaments by country, National legislatures, Unicameral legislatures

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.

Located at -8.55794, 125.581 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in East Timor, Dili, National stadiums, Multi-purpose stadiums

Metinaro

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.

Located at -8.53333, 125.733 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in East Timor, Subdistricts of East Timor, Dili District

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.

Located at -8.52028, 125.608 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountain monuments and memorials, Monuments and memorials in East Timor, Colossal statues of Jesus, Dili, Christ the King, Buildings and structures completed in 1996

Laulara

Laulara is a town and subdistrict in the Aileu District of East Timor. Its population at the 2004 census was 5,448.

Located at -8.60306, 125.594 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Subdistricts of East Timor, Aileu District

Lequidoe

Lequidoe is a town and subdistrict in the Aileu District of East Timor. Its population at the 2004 census was 5,819.

Located at -8.69139, 125.636 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Subdistricts of East Timor, Aileu District

Remexio

Remexio is a town and subdistrict in the Aileu District of East Timor. Its population at the 2004 census was 9.493.

Located at -8.61667, 125.667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Subdistricts of East Timor, Aileu District

Cristo Rei

Cristo Rei is a subdistrict in the Dili District of East Timor. Its population at the 2010 census was 54,936.

Located at -8.53333, 125.683 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Subdistricts of East Timor, Dili District

Laclo

Laclo is a town and subdistrict in the Manatuto District of East Timor. Its population at the 2004 census was 7,558.

Located at -8.555, 125.909 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Subdistricts of East Timor, Manatuto District

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.

Located at -8.57417, 125.584 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palaces in East Timor, Dili

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Met Naro, Metinaro