Tafunsak
in Tafunsak Municipality of State of Kosrae, Micronesia

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
  • Okat Fishing Boat Marina (marina, (2 mi)
  • Utwe Fishing Boat Marina (marina, (7 mi)
  • Lelu Fishing Boat Marina (marina, (3 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.367 and 162.985 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 22' 1" and E 162° 59' 7"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - USD
Spoken languages:
English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:45 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Pacific/Kosrae
UTC/GMT offset: 10 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:03 am and 5:52 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-7.933 and -14.417 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Thornton
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Micronesia in Micronesia

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Explore Tafunsak

Tafunsak in Tafunsak Municipality (State of Kosrae) is located in Micronesia about 348 mi (or 561 km) east of Palikir, the country's capital.

Local time in Tafunsak is now 05:45 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Kosrae with an UTC offset of 11 hours. We know of 1 airports in the wider vicinity of Tafunsak. The closest airport in Micronesia is Kosrae International Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

We found 3 points of interest in the vicinity of this place.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tofol, Lelu, Malem, Utwe and Pingelap. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Videos from this area

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FSM - Kosrae Pacific TreeLodge -- Japanese version

Published: March 11, 2012
Length: 55:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tropical Sailing Life

Discover the nicest resort on Kosrae ... managed by Mark & Maria, nicest hosts. Filmed during our visit in February 2012. Includes activities at the resort and the scuba diving on the pristine...


A Camel Carrying A Car, How Did They Get It on The Camel !!!! جمل يحمل سيارة

Published: November 16, 2012
Length: 03:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MoLten MetaL

ما خلوا شي السعودية.


Memories of Kosrae

Published: January 24, 2011
Length: 34:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SavageTravels

This is a compilation of some short videos taken with my old digital camera while I was living on the Jewel of Micronesia: Kosrae. 2004.


SHAKQ MEETS WADI-E JIN.

Published: May 30, 2012
Length: 01:50 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: KHOKON ALI

Got a ride with the jins of Madinah while visiting Saudi Arabia for my first OMRAH (Spiritual task performed by the followers of ALLAH & our Prophet Mohammed). According to Islam jins are spiritual...


UA 155 LANDED IN KOSRAE (VIDEO0049)

Published: December 26, 2013
Length: 36:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Curty Benjamin

United Airline bounded from Pohnpei landed in Kosrae on Monday December 02, 2013.


FSM - Glimpses of Kosrae Island

Published: March 09, 2012
Length: 09:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Tropical Sailing Life

Scenes and views of the island during our visit in February 2012. Includes the Lelu ruins and scuba diving on the coral reefs. Look on www.TropicalSailingLife.com for more about cruising details.


Diving incredible Kosrae

Published: October 11, 2011
Length: 51:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ScubaFLJack


Kosrae

Published: December 15, 2013
Length: 54:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Curty Benjamin

Glad to be back in Kosrae after so many years. It's a beauty, and no place like home!


Best Odyssey Kosrae Expedition

Published: May 21, 2009
Length: 33:38 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Gavin McClurg

Fun short film shot and edited by Mauricio Abreu on board The Best Odyssey in Kosrae, Micronesia. Featuring Ben Wilson, Mauricio Abreu, and Josh Mulcoy in locations none have kiteboarded ...


Keep the Change - Diving in Micronesia, Kosrae.

Published: October 24, 2011
Length: 46:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ScubaFLJack

Unlimited visibility. Best diving in the world.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Lelu, Kosrae

Lelu or Lelu Town is a municipality of the state of Kosrae, in the Federated States of Micronesia. The municipality of Lelu consists of Lelu Island (a small satellite island of Kosrae Island) and a big part of the northeastern portion of Kosrae Island. Its capital is Lelu Village, located on Lelu island. Another village in the municipality, on Kosrae Island, is Tofol, the capital of the state of Kosrae. Established as a Town since Jan. 1989.

Located at 5.33222, 163.023 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities of Kosrae

Tafunsak

Tafunsak (formerly transliterated as Tahfuhnsahk) is the largest settlement on the island of Kosrae in the Federated States of Micronesia. Its population was 2,457 at the 2000 census. This includes Walung, which had been incorporated into the municipality of Tafunsak since the 1980s. The area of the municipality is 42.8 km², making it the largest municipality by area. This includes the 19.5 km² of former Walung municipality.

Located at 5.3675, 162.987 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities of Kosrae

Kosrae International Airport

Kosrae International Airport is an airport serving Kosrae, the easternmost state of the Federated States of Micronesia. It is located on an artificial island within the fringing reef about 150 meters from the coast and is connected to the main island by a causeway. The only passenger service has been the United Airlines "Island Hopper" service between Guam and Honolulu, which is three times weekly in each direction. It currently stops at Kosrae only twice weekly each direction.

Located at 5.35694, 162.958 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in the Federated States of Micronesia, Kosrae

Tofol

Tofol village in Lelu Town municipality is the capital of the state of Kosrae in Micronesia, according to the provisions of the Kosrae State Code, Title 2, Chap. 2.

Located at 5.333, 163 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities of Kosrae

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