in Département de l'Artibonite, Haiti

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
19.450 and -72.700 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 19° 27' 0" and W -72° 41' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Gourde - HTG
Spoken languages:
Haitian, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:41 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: America/Port-au-Prince
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:23 am and 7:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-22.400 and 113.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bundera Bundera
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Current travel safety evaluation for Haiti in Caribbean

Safety Score: 4,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Haiti.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Haiti. Last Update: 2024-07-20 08:14:22

Delve into Phaéton

Phaéton in Département de l'Artibonite is located in Haiti about 67 mi (or 108 km) north of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital town.

Current time in Phaéton is now 06:41 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / Port-au-Prince with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Phaéton. The closest airport in Haiti is Port-de-Paix Airport in a distance of 35 mi (or 56 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Haiti is National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers in a distance of 62 mi (or 100 km), East.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gonayiv, Port-de-Paix, Okap, Hinche and Fort Liberte. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 93 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 41%
Air Humidity 48%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 58% of sky
General Conditions Very heavy rain

Saturday, 20th of July 2024

29°C (84 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Sunday, 21st of July 2024

32°C (89 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Monday, 22nd of July 2024

32°C (89 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Alliance Française des Gonaïves - Cours d'été

Published: June 24, 2013
Length: 51:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Vanessa Mallea

Venez vous inscrire aux cours d'été de l'Alliance Française des Gonaïves. Plus d'information au secrétariat de l'Alliance : Place de la Cathédrale, Gonaïves.

3.T.M. Haiti Medical Mission Trip.

Published: November 09, 2010
Length: 48:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Shawn A. Wray

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Urgent Help Needed for Haiti

Published: September 09, 2008
Length: 29:25 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: PanAmericanRelief

Storms Fay, Gustav, Hanna, and Ike have devastated Haiti during the past month. In a country of nine million, an estimated one million are in need of humanitarian assistance. Hundreds are...

Haiti women need help

Published: March 23, 2012
Length: 42:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: FTMDHaiti

Woman from Haiti, got help from FTMD a Nonprofit Organization and Haiti's microfinance institution for the Poor." It is one of trustworthy microfinance institutions (MFI) in Haiti, serving...

travesia por los barrios de gonaives, ciudad de Haiti.

Published: January 03, 2012
Length: 17:59 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: Marcos Rodriguez

atravesando una de las ferias en la ciudad de Gonaives, este tipo de venta ambulante es la que predomina! ademas se puede ver como estan sobre las calles causando caos en el trafico de vehiculos!

Témoignage et prière de délivrance, Gonaives.

Published: September 04, 2014
Length: 29:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rhema RC

Témoignage et prière de délivrance.

Croisade de l'AEH Déc 2014 (Part 2)

Published: December 09, 2014
Length: 54:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Eliakim Eliezer Foris

Croisade de l'AEH Déc 2014 (Part 2) Béni soit l'homme qui se confie dans l'Éternel, et dont l'Éternel est l'espérance!!!!

''Men atis Vill la'' Young Bensy feat M-log

Published: May 21, 2013
Length: 01:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: M- Log

Rap kreyol.

2 tansyon

Published: October 11, 2012
Length: 57:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Alisma J.WILLIAMS

neg lari a!!


Published: October 21, 2014
Length: 13:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hpi Haiti

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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.


Gonaïves is a city in northern Haiti, the capital of the Artibonite Department. It has a population of about 300,000 people (2011 census). The city of Gonaives was founded in 1422 by Indians they named it "Gonaibo" (to designate a locality of caciquat of the Maguana). It is also known as Haïti's "independence city". The Bay of Gonaïves is named after the town.

Located at 19.45, -72.6833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Haiti, Artibonite Department, Gulf of Gonâve, Communes of Haiti

Artibonite Department

Artibonite is one of the ten departments of Haiti. With an area of 4,984 km² it is Haiti's largest department. Artibonite has a population of 1,168,800 (2002). The region is the country's main rice-growing area. The main cities are Gonaïves (the capital) and Saint-Marc. An insurgency tried unsuccessfully to declare Artibonite's independence in February 2004. The department has been in a state of an economic decrease since the insurgencies and coups have reduced the nation's stability.

Located at 19.45, -72.6833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Haiti, Artibonite Department

Raboteau Massacre

The Raboteau massacre was an incident on April 22, 1994, in which military and paramilitary forces attacked the neighborhood of Raboteau Gonaïves, Haiti, the citizens of which had been participating in pro-Jean-Bertrand Aristide demonstrations. At least six residents were killed, though most groups estimated the true casualties to be higher.

Located at 19.45, -72.6833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1994 in Haiti, History of Haiti, Human rights in Haiti, Mass murder in 1993, Massacres in Haiti