Saipan
in Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands

Noteable things around
  • Smiling Cove Marina (marina, (2 mi)
  • Local Marina (marina, (19 mi)
  • Saipan Zoo (zoo, (1 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
15.212 and 145.755 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 15° 12' 44" and E 145° 45' 16"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - USD
Spoken languages:
Tagalog, Chinese, Chamorro, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:45 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Pacific/Saipan
UTC/GMT offset: 10 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:08 am and 5:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.577 and -38.007 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Praia do Forte
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Saipan

Saipan in Saipan with it's 48,220 habitants is a town located in Northern Mariana Islands. It's the capital of this country.

Time in Saipan is now 08:45 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Saipan with an UTC offset of 10 hours. We know of 4 airports closer to Saipan, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Northern Mariana Islands is Francisco C. Ada Saipan International Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

We saw 3 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: San Jose, Yigo Village, Dededo Village, Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village and Barrigada Village. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 1% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 16th of October 2019

29°C (83 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 17th of October 2019

29°C (84 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, clear sky.

Friday, 18th of October 2019

28°C (83 °F)
29°C (84 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hyatt Regency Saipan

Address
2,5 mi
PO Box 5087 CHRB Micronesia & Korea
96950 SAIPAN
Northern Mariana Islands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


PACIFIC ISLANDS CLUB SAIPAN

Address
7,1 mi
BEACH ROAD AFETNA
96950 Saipan
Northern Mariana Islands

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Heaven II

Address
1,3 mi
PMB557 Box 10003, Capital Hill
96950 Saipan
Northern Mariana Islands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Galleria

Address
2,4 mi
Alaihai Ave. Garapan
96950 Saipan
Northern Mariana Islands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Gold Beach Hotel

Address
2,9 mi
Beach Road, Palm Palm Villa
96950 Saipan
Northern Mariana Islands

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Kanoa Resort Saipan

Address
5,2 mi
Beach Road Susupe
96950 Saipan
Northern Mariana Islands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Aquarius Beach Tower

Address
5,7 mi
110 Beach Road
96950 Saipan
Northern Mariana Islands

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mango Resort Saipan

Address
6,3 mi
Figan Ln, As Perdido
96950 Saipan
Northern Mariana Islands

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Century Hotel

Address
2,2 mi
Chalan Pale Arnold
96950 Saipan
Northern Mariana Islands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Capital Hotel

Address
2,3 mi
Filooris Ave
96950 Saipan
Northern Mariana Islands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Big Air - Saipan HD 720p

Published: March 24, 2015
Length: 54:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BigAir

Aerial video of a few of my favorite scenic locations and other places from my childhood.


SNH48 Team NII/HII Members in Saipan 2015-3

Published: April 04, 2015
Length: 55:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 非公式 SNH48INFO

SNH48 Team NII/HII members in Saipan for shooting 'Manatsu No Sounds good!' MV in Mar, 2015. Lu Ting, Huang Tingting, Zhao Yue, Xuyang Yuzhuo, Yang Huiting and Wang Lu. SNH48 ...


Super Typhoon Melor - Banzai Cliff Saipan

Published: December 08, 2011
Length: 02:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jim Edds

SuperTyphoon Melor just north of Saipan in October 2009. The cliff is about 120 feet high and the waves/spray easily clear it. Video shot by Jim Edds of http://www.extremestorms.com/


Saipan Pictures: Then And Now

Published: June 14, 2009
Length: 43:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SaipanPictures

Saipan is rich in history. Here is a collection of "Now" pictures compared to "Then" pictures. Whenever possible I tried to take the picture from the same location as the "Then" pictures. Read...


SAIPAN PIC 사이판바다 카누타기

Published: April 26, 2014
Length: 40:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jayoung Lee

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Jetovator Saipan Jetrave

Published: March 22, 2015
Length: 30:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hue Muscat

First Test of the Jetovator in the Saipan Lagoon by Raymond Zapanta, and Waverunner operator, Hue Muscat.


I Have Nothing Bernice Shane 8 yo SMADS @ I Love Saipan

Published: February 15, 2015
Length: 30:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bernice Shane Sabino

Bernice Shane performed @ I love Saipan with her group named SMADS. This is for the fund raising for the preparation of WACOPA competition.


Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands Time Lapse

Published: August 24, 2011
Length: 16:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Robert Ellison

Time lapse video showing 24 hours from a webcam at Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands. More information about this webcam can be found at ...


Scuba Diving - Troop Ship, Saipan

Published: December 14, 2013
Length: 06:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ikki Okamura

shipwreck "shoan-maru" 沈船「松安丸」 recorded with gopro hero 3.


チャリに乗って:中央 :Saipan:20150119

Published: January 21, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 29papa


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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.

Battle of Saipan

The Battle of Saipan was a battle of the Pacific campaign of World War II, fought on the island of Saipan in the Mariana Islands from 15 June – 9 July 1944. The Allied invasion fleet embarking the expeditionary forces left Pearl Harbor on 5 June 1944, the day before Operation Overlord in Europe was launched. The U.S.

Located at 15.1833, 145.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, World War II operations and battles of the Pacific Theatre, Battles of World War II involving the United States, Battles and operations of World War II involving Japan, History of the Northern Mariana Islands, Mass suicides, United States Marine Corps in World War II, Saipan

National Register of Historic Places listings in the Northern Mariana Islands

This is a list of the buildings, sites, districts, and objects listed on the National Register of Historic Places in the Northern Mariana Islands. There currently 37 listed sites spread across the four municipalites of the Northern Mariana Islands. There are no sites listed on any of the islands that make up the Northern Islands Municipality. This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 29, 2013.

Located at 15.2133, 145.733 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National Register of Historic Places in the Northern Mariana Islands

Tanapag Harbor

Tanapag Harbor is the primary harbor of Saipan, and is located on the western side of the island. It is separated from the Philippine Sea by a barrier reef, located about 3 km (2 miles) off the shore. This reef forms the Saipan Lagoon. During World War II the harbor was occupied and used by Japan and later the United States. Following the war the harbor facilities have been significantly expanded to provide support for the U.S. Navy.

Located at 15.2267, 145.737 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of the Northern Mariana Islands, United States Navy bases, Transportation in the Northern Mariana Islands

Mount Tapochau

Mount Tapochau is the highest point on the island of Saipan in the Northern Mariana Islands. It is located in the centre of the island, north of San Vicente village and northwest of Magicienne Bay, and rises to a height of 474 m (1554 ft). The mountain offers a 360 degree view of the island. Mount Tapochau was vital in World War II as a result of this.

Located at 15.1889, 145.743 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Landforms of the Northern Mariana Islands, Saipan

Area code 670

The area code 670 is the local telephone area code for the U.S. Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI). It was created on July 1, 1997 and replaced the previous International Telecommunication Union country code 670, which is now used by East Timor.

Located at 15.1833, 145.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Area codes in the United States, Communications in the Northern Mariana Islands

KPXP

KPXP (99.5 FM, "Power 99 FM") is a radio station broadcasting a top 40 music format. Licensed to Garapan-Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, it serves the Northern Mariana Islands area. The station is currently owned by Sorensen Pacific Broadcasting Inc. The station was assigned the KPXP call letters by the Federal Communications Commission on July 12, 1991.

Located at 15.185, 145.742 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Radio stations in the Northern Mariana Islands, Contemporary hit radio stations in the United States, Radio stations established in 1991

Capital Hill, Saipan

Capital Hill (formerly Army Hill under the United States Navy) is a settlement on the island of Saipan in the Northern Mariana Islands. It has been the island group's center of government since 1962. It lies on the cross-island road between Tanapag and San Vicente. Capital Hill was originally built in 1948 by the Central Intelligence Agency as a base involved in covert training of Nationalist Chinese guerrillas.

Located at 15.2, 145.752 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Northern Mariana Islands, Saipan, Populated places established in 1948

Tanapag

Tanapag is a settlement on the island of Saipan in the Northern Mariana Islands. It is located close to Tanapag Beach on the northwest coast, just to the north of Capital Hill, the island group's centre of government. It lies on the Marpi road, which stretches the length of the island's northwest coast. The area around Tanapag Beach was the site of major fighting during the Battle of Saipan in 1944.

Located at 15.239, 145.756 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Northern Mariana Islands, Saipan

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18 Nov
2019

3rd Annual Marianas Terrestrial Conservation Conference & Workshop
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

3rd Annual Marianas Terrestrial Conservation Conference
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
More Information: eventful.com.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Saipan, SPN, 사이판