in Sokehs Municipality of State of Pohnpei, Micronesia
- Yachties Marina (marina, (4 mi)
- GLOSS Tide and Sealevel Gauge (observation point, (6 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 6.925 and 158.161 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 6° 55' 29" and E 158° 9' 39"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - USD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 05:40 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Pohnpei
- UTC/GMT offset: 10 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:18 am and 6:47 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -7.933 and -14.417 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Micronesia.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Micronesia. Last Update: 2020-07-13 07:21:27
Delve into Palikir
Palikir in Sokehs Municipality (State of Pohnpei) is located in Micronesia. It's the capital of this country.
Current time in Palikir is now 05:40 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Pohnpei with an UTC offset of 11 hours. We know of 1 airports close to Palikir. The closest airport in Micronesia is Pohnpei International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 9 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
We encountered 2 points of interest near this location.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kolonia, Madolenihm Municipality Government, Ngatik, Mokil and Pingelap. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F
|Morning Temperature||27°C / 81 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Night Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1010 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 94% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Wednesday, 15th of July 2020
28°C (83 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Thursday, 16th of July 2020
28°C (82 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Friday, 17th of July 2020
27°C (81 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Videos from this area
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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.
Federated States of Micronesia
The Federated States of Micronesia Listen/ˌmaɪkroʊˈniːʒə/ (FSM) is an independent sovereign island nation consisting of four states – from west to east, Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei and Kosrae – that are spread across the Western Pacific Ocean. Together, the states comprise around 607 islands (a combined land area of approximately 702 km) that cover a longitudinal distance of almost 2,700 km just north of the equator.
College of Micronesia-FSM
The College of Micronesia-FSM (COM-FSM), which began operation in 1963 as the Micronesian Teacher Education Center (MTEC), is a multi-campus institution in the Federated States of Micronesia. The College of Micronesia has a state campus in each of the four states with its national campus in the capital city of Palikir, Pohnpei. The COM-FSM system also includes the Fisheries and Maritime Institute (FMI) on the Yap islands.
Sokehs Island is a small island close to the north coast of Pohnpei Island in the Federated States of Micronesia. It is connected to the main island by causeway. Sokehs island is the location of Sokehs Rock, a prominent cliff face that is one of Micronesia's best-known geographic features. It was also the site of Sokehs Rebellion, an uprising by islanders in October 1910 against colonial German rule.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Pallikir, ፓሊኪር, Palikir, Palakir, Παλιρίκ, פליקיר, Պալիկիր, パリキール, 팔리키르, Palikyras, Паликир, ปาลีกีร์, 帕利基尔