in Chatham Islands, New Zealand
- Chatham Islands-Tuuta Airport (11 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -43.954 and -176.560 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -43° 57' 12" and W -176° 33' 35"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - NZD
- Spoken languages:
- English, Maori
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 01:00 AM (Monday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Chatham
- UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:19 am and 5:49 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 43.967 and 3.440 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Waitangi in Chatham Islands with it's 300 citizens is a place in New Zealand about 477 mi (or 768 km) east of Wellington, the country's capital city.
Current time in Waitangi is now 01:00 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Chatham with an UTC offset of 12.75 hours. We know of 1 airports near Waitangi. The closest airport in New Zealand is Chatham Islands-Tuuta Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
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Chatham Island Adventure
Eight friends travel to the Chatham Islands for a week of exploring, adventure, fishing and spectacular scenery.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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The Chatham Islands is an archipelago in the Pacific Ocean about 680 kilometres southeast of New Zealand. It consists of about ten islands within a 40-kilometre radius, the largest of which are Chatham Island and Pitt Island. The archipelago is called Rekohu ("misty sun") in the indigenous language Moriori, and Wharekauri in Māori. It has officially been part of New Zealand since 1842, and includes the country's easternmost point, the Forty-Fours.
Chatham Island is by far the largest island of the Chatham Islands group, in the south Pacific Ocean off the eastern coast of New Zealand. It is said to be "halfway between the equator and the pole, and right on the International Date Line". The island is called Rekohu ("misty skies") in Moriori, and Wharekauri in Maori. The island was named after the survey ship HMS Chatham which was the first European ship to locate the island in 1791. It covers an area of 920 square kilometres .
Te Whanga Lagoon
Covering 160 square kilometres, Te Whanga Lagoon dominates the geography of Chatham Island, in the South Pacific Ocean off New Zealand's east coast. It is the outflow of several small rivers in the island's hilly south, and drains to the Pacific via gaps in Hanson Bay on the east coast of the island. It contains many fossilized shark teeth that can be collected from the edges of the lagoon. Over time the lagoon is likely to silt up.
Waitangi, Chatham Islands
Waitangi is the main port and settlement on the Chatham Islands. It is located on the southern shore of Petre Bay, on the west coast of the main island. This community is by far the largest settlement in the archipelago, with a population of about 300, about 40% of the group's population of 750. The population is decreasing and a more realistic estimation is about 600.
Chatham Islands / Tuuta Airport
Chatham Islands / Tuuta Airport is a small airport 10.5 NM (19.5 km) northeast of Waitangi Township on the Chatham Islands, New Zealand. Air Chathams operate services to Auckland returning via Napier, Christchurch, and Wellington operating Convair 580 aircraft. Air Chathams operate to the following destinations on the following days. Monday: Chathams - Wellington International Airport. Tuesday: Chathams - Christchurch International Airport.
Chatham Standard Time Zone
The Chatham Standard Time Zone is a geographic region that keeps time by adding twelve hours and forty-five minutes to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) resulting in UTC+12:45. The Chatham Standard Time Zone is used exclusively in the Chatham Islands, a territory of New Zealand, located in the South Pacific Ocean at 43°53′54″S, 176°31′44″W. It is one of only two official time zones with a 45-minute increment from UTC. Nepal Time is the other time zone that keeps its offset at UTC+05:45.
Petre Bay is a large bay which comprises about half of the west coast of Chatham Island/Rekohu, the largest island in New Zealand's Chatham Islands archipelago. It is some 20 kilometres in extent, and contains the far smaller Waitangi Bay, where the island group's largest settlement, Waitangi is located.
Lake Huro is located in the Chatham Islands of New Zealand. It is located on Chatham Island to the southwest of Te Whanga Lagoon, close to the settlement of Waitangi.
Makara River (Chatham Islands)
The Makara River is a river in the Chatham Islands of New Zealand. Located in the southeast of Chatham Island, it runs northeast to become a tribuary of the Te Awainanga River, which flows into Te Whanga Lagoon.
The Nairn River, also known as the Mangatukurewa Creek is a river in the Chatham Islands of New Zealand. Located in the southwest of Chatham Island, it runs north to reach the coast close to the southern end of Petre Bay. The main settlement of the Chatham Islands, Waitangi, stands close to the mouth of the Nairn River.