in Nikunau of Gilbert Islands, Kiribati
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -1.342 and 176.436 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -1° 20' 32" and E 176° 26' 8"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - AUD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 01:04 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Tarawa
- UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:15 am and 6:19 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 4.747 and -2.089 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Rungata in Nikunau (Gilbert Islands) with it's 933 inhabitants is a city in Kiribati about 302 mi (or 486 km) south-east of Tarawa, the country's capital.
Local time in Rungata is now 01:04 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Tarawa with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Rungata. The closest airport in Kiribati is Nikunau Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tarawa, , , and . To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Attractions and noteworthy things
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Nikunau is a low coral island located in the Gilbert Islands and forms a council district of the Republic of Kiribati. The island consists of two parts (the larger one in the northwest) which are joined by an isthmus about 150 m wide. There are several landlocked, hypersaline lagoons located within the island, measuring about 0.3 km² in area. The island is surrounded by a narrow fringing reef. Vegetation on Nikunau is moderately dense and consists largely of coconut palms and pandanus.
Rungata is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on the fairly remote atoll of Nikunau; the nearest locations, to the east, are Manriki and Nikumanu, both of which are between two and three nautical miles away.
Rungata is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on a remote atoll; the nearest locations are Rungata and Tabutoa, to the west, and Nikumanu, to the south, both of which are between one and two nautical miles away.
Tabutoa is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on a fairly remote atoll; the nearest locations, are Manriki, to the east, Muribenua, to the west, and Rungata, to the south; all of these are around one nautical mile away.
Muribenua is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on a fairly remote atoll; the nearest locations are Tabutoa, to the east, Mordor to the west, and Rungata, to the south; all of which are between one and two nautical miles away.
Nikumanu is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on a fairly remote atoll; the nearest locations are Rungata, to the west; Manriki, to the north; and Tabomatang, to the south. All are between one and two nautical miles away.
Tabomatang is a settlement in Kiribati. It is located on a fairly remote atoll; the nearest locations, to the north, are Manriki and Nikumanu.
Nikunau Airport is the airport serving Nikunau, Kiribati. It is located on the western tip of the atoll. The airport is served by Air Kiribati from Beru Island Airport on Beru Island, from which flights to Bonriki International Airport in Tarawa are available.
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