Melekeok
in State of Melekeok, Palau

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.500 and 134.624 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 30' 1" and E 134° 37' 24"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - USD
Spoken languages:
English, Japanese, Chinese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:55 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Pacific/Palau
UTC/GMT offset: 9 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:54 am and 6:15 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-7.600 and -45.400 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Estiva
References
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Discover Melekeok

Melekeok in State of Melekeok is a place in Palau. It's the capital of this country.

Current time in Melekeok is now 01:55 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Palau with an UTC offset of 9 hours. We know of 1 airports near Melekeok. The closest airport in Palau is Babelthuap Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 17 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Rock Islands Southern Lagoon in a distance of 26 mi (or 41 km), South-West. We encountered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Melekeok Village, Ngchesar Hamlet, Ngerkeai, Imeong Hamlet and Ngardmau. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 22%
Air Humidity 81%
Air Pressure 1008.4 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

29°C (84 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

29°C (83 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

28°C (83 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Geography of Palau

The Republic of Palau consists of eight principal islands and more than 250 smaller ones lying roughly 500 miles southeast of the Philippines. The islands of Palau constitute part of the Caroline Islands chain.

Located at 7.5, 134.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Palau

Palau

Palau, officially the Republic of Palau (Palauan: Beluu er a Belau), is an island country located in the western Pacific Ocean. Geographically part of the larger island group of Micronesia, with the country's population of around 21,000 people spread out over 250 islands forming the western chain of the Caroline Islands. The islands share maritime boundaries with Indonesia, the Philippines, and the Federated States of Micronesia.

Located at 7.35, 134.467 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Palau, Countries in Oceania, Archipelagoes of the Pacific Ocean, Countries bordering the Philippine Sea, Freely associated states of the United States, Micronesia, Island countries, Former Spanish colonies, Former Japanese colonies, Former German colonies, Spanish East Indies, English-speaking countries and territories, Republics, Liberal democracies, States and territories established in 1994, Member states of the United Nations, Populated places in Coahuila

Koror

Koror is the state comprising the main commercial centre of the Republic of Palau. It consists of several islands, the most prominent being Koror Island (also Oreor Island). The state of Koror (population 14,000 as of 2004) contains about 70% of the population of the country. The nation's former capital and largest town, also called Koror, is located here.

Located at 7.36056, 134.479 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Koror, States of Palau, Islands of Palau, Former national capitals

Airai

Airai, located on the southern coast of Babeldaob island, is the second-most populous state of Palau. It contains the country's chief airport, Roman Tmetuchl International Airport, and is connected by the Koror-Babeldaob Bridge to nearby Koror Island. The state has an area of 44 km² (17 mi²), and a total population, as of 2004, of 2700, the second largest in the country. Airai is also the name of a biggest town in the state, with a population of 920 people as of 2004.

Located at 7.36667, 134.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
States of Palau, Airai

Babeldaob

Babeldaob (also Babelthuap) is the largest island in the island nation of Palau. Its area, 331 km² (128 mi²), makes up over 70% of the area of the entire country, and about 30% of the population, with about 6,000 people living there. Babeldoab is one of the most undeveloped populated islands in the Pacific.

Located at 7.53028, 134.565 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Palau

Aimeliik

Aimeliik is an administrative division of the island country of Palau. It is one of the Republic of Palau's 16 states. It has an area of 52 km² and a population of 270 (census 2005). State capital is the village of Mongami. The island is the location to Palau's largest powerplant. The state is also a short distance from the international airport. In the village of Medorm there is the highest powered short wave radio station in Palau.

Located at 7.41667, 134.517 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
States of Palau, Aimeliik

Ngchesar

Ngchesar is one of the sixteen states of the small pacific island nation of Palau. There are about 300 inhabitants, and its capital is Ngersuul. It is the sixth largest state in terms of land, with an area of roughly 40 square kilometers, and it is located on the eastern side of the island of Babeldoab Island, northwest of Airai State, and southeast of Melekeok State, where the Palauan government is situated. The sacred totem of Ngchesar is the Stingray.

Located at 7.45, 134.583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
States of Palau, Ngchesar

Ngaraard

Ngaraard is the eighth state of the Republic of Palau, and was originally named Kerradel. Ngaraard is located on the northern tip of Babeldaob directly adjacent to Ngarchelong state. There are five hamlets in Ngaraard, including Choll, Elab, Ngebuked, Ngkeklau and the state capital, Ulimang, located on the eastern shore of the state. Previously, the capital of Ngaraard was the village of Ngebuked, where the traditional leader of the state, Maderangebuked, lived and reigned.

Located at 7.6167, 134.633 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
States of Palau, Ngaraard

Ngiwal

Ngiwal is one of the sixteen states of Palau. It has a population of 223 (census 2005) and an area of 26 km². The administrative center is Ngerkeai. Ngiwal is a small village on the east side of Babeldaob. Residents are mainly fishermen or work for the state. There are 3 small family-owned stores, an elementary school, and a public library in Ngiwal.

Located at 7.55, 134.617 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
States of Palau

Melekeok (town)

Melekeok is a town in the State of Melekeok. It is located on the east coast of Palau's largest island, Babeldaob. On October 2006, the settlement of Ngerulmud, located 2 km from the village of Melekeok, became the seat of Palau's government, replacing Koror as Palau's capital city. According to the 2005 census, 271 people resided in Melekeok town. \t\t \t\t\tFlag of Melekeok. png \t\t\t Flag of Melekeok \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tMelekeok. png \t\t\t Melekeok area on topographic map

Located at 7.50064, 134.624 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Populated places in Palau, Melekeok

Ngatpang

Ngatpang is one of Palau's sixteen states. It comprises an area of around 47 square kilometers in the west of Palau's largest island, Babeldaob, facing onto Ngeremeduu Bay. The state capital is Oikuul. It has a population of 464, making it Palau's 5th largest state in population.

Located at 7.46667, 134.533 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
States of Palau

Ngeremlengui

Ngeremlengui is one of Palau's sixteen states. It has a population of about 317 (according to the 2005 census) people and is just west of Melekeok state, where Palau's capital village is (also called Melekeok). The capital of the state of Ngeremlengui is Imeong. Ngeremlengui is on the western side of Babeldaob, which is the largest Island in Palau. Ngarelemgui is the largest of Palau's sixteen states in terms of land, and has an area of roughly 65 km. Flag of Ngeremlengui: http://fotw.

Located at 7.54, 134.52 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
States of Palau, Ngeremlengui

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