in Maubara of Liquiçá, East Timor

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-8.612 and 125.206 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -8° 36' 42" and E 125° 12' 21"
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: 04:52 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Dili
UTC/GMT offset: 9 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:45 am and 6:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
5.917 and -54.917 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Nieuw Meerzorg
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Delve into Maubara

Maubara in Maubara (Liquiçá) with it's 16,300 habitants is located in East Timor about 25 mi (or 41 km) west of Dili, the country's capital town.

Current time in Maubara is now 04:52 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dili with an UTC offset of 9 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Maubara. The closest airport in East Timor is Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Liquica, Maritaing, Akubala, Muyaka and Dili. 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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Kel Beli (Manta Ray)

Published: May 13, 2011
Length: 48:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TatoliBaKultura

English: Traditional ceremony for fishing the manta ray in the village Dair, Maubara, Liquiça. Tetun: Serimónia tradisional ba hakail kel beli iha aldeia Dair, Maubara, Liquiça.

Megasprinter Timor-leste - Maubara

Published: November 14, 2014
Length: 42:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Escola Portuguesa Ruy Cinatti

No dia 20 de outubro, a Escola Portuguesa Ruy Cinatti participou na iniciativa Megasprinter Timor-Leste, prova organizada pelo Clube Desportivo de Maubara e que se realizou naquela localidade....

201408 Maubara Dive with the Crew

Published: September 23, 2014
Length: 28:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nick Hayes

A short compilation of a couple of dives at Maubara, about 45 km's west of Dili in Timor-Leste. Unfortunately the Shark and Turtle were a little camera shy but it was good to test out the...

Vanhusten hoito Ämmänsaaren Palvelutalo Suomussalmi

Published: August 24, 2012
Length: 16:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Fonecta03 , Ämmänsaaren Palvelutalo Syväyksenkatu 18 B Ämmänsaaren Palvelutalo tarjoaa hoiva- ja kuntoutuspalvelut vanhuksille, sekä vammaisille. Ota meihin yhteyttä ja...

Timor Leste

Published: September 07, 2009
Length: 00:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paulo Nunes

Breve passagem por Timor Leste, paisagens pessoas e locais. 2009.

Pôr do Sol entre o oceano Pacifico e o Indico

Published: September 01, 2009
Length: 33:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paulo Nunes

Fantástico pôr do sol numa praia de Timor Leste.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Liquiçá Church Massacre

The Liquiçá Church Massacre was an atrocity that occurred in the war torn country of East Timor, in April, 1999. It was the first case to be heard by the Second Special Panel.

Located at -8.5875, 125.342 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Mass murder in 1999, Indonesian occupation of East Timor, Massacres in East Timor, 1999 in East Timor, Massacres in places of worship


Maubara is a village in East Timor and is a subdistrict of the district of Liquiçá, just west of the city of Liquiçá. During the beginning of the Portuguese occupation, it was taken by the Netherlands. There is a historic Dutch fort, located at the entrance to the village on the seaside overlooking the bay. The fort still contains the original cannon and is quite well preserved.

Located at -8.61667, 125.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in East Timor, Subdistricts of East Timor, Liquiçá District


Liquiçá is a coastal city in East Timor, 32 km to the west of Dili, the national capital. Liquiçá is the capital of Liquiçá District. The city has a population of 19,000 inhabitants. On April 6, 1999, in the campaign of intimidation and violence that preceded the referendum for East Timorese independence, about 200 persons were killed in the Liquiçá Church Massacre, when members of the Besi Merah Putih militia, supported by Indonesian soldiers and police, attacked the church.

Located at -8.58333, 125.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in East Timor, Subdistricts of East Timor, Liquiçá District

Districts of the same city

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Maubarú, Maubara