in Aiga-i-le-Tai, Samoa
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -13.832 and -172.036 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -13° 49' 54" and W -172° 2' 9"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Tala - WST
- Spoken languages:
- Samoan, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 07:40 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Apia
- UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:27 am and 7:56 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 13.826 and 7.933 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Bougaje Kore
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Delve into Mulifanua
Mulifanua in Aiga-i-le-Tai with it's 4,508 habitants is located in Samoa about 18 mi (or 29 km) west of Apia, the country's capital town.
Current time in Mulifanua is now 07:40 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Apia with an UTC offset of 14 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Mulifanua. The closest airport in Samoa is Faleolo International Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Leulumoega, Afega, Safotulafai, Apia and Vailoa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Mulifanua is a village on the north-western tip of the island of Upolu, in Samoa. In the modern era, it is the capital of Aiga-i-le-Tai district. Mulifanua wharf is the main ferry terminal for inter-island vehicle and passenger travel across the Apolima Strait between Upolu and the island of Savai'i.
Apolima is the smallest of the four inhabited islands of Samoa and situated in the Apolima Strait, between the country's two largest islands Upolu to the east and Savai'i to the west. The island has one village settlement, Apolima Tai with a population of 75 (2006 Census). The small settlement is situated in the interior's flat plateau on the northern side. Apolima is a rim of an extinct volcanic crater with a maximum height of 165 m.
Manono is an island of Samoa, situated in the Apolima Strait between the main islands of Savai'i and Upolu, 3.4 km WNW off Lefatu Cape, the westernmost point of Upolu. There are four villages on the island with a total population of 889 (2006 Census). Electricity was only introduced in 1995 and there are several shops with beach fale accommodation for visitors. The boat trip from Upolu island takes about 20 minutes.
Aiga-i-le-Tai is a district of Samoa which includes the small islands of Manono, Apolima and tiny uninhabited Nu'ulopa lying in the Apolima Strait between the country's two main islands of Upolu and Savai'i. The district includes part of the mainland at the western end of Upolu and surrounds an exclave of A'ana district, namely Satuimalufilufi village. Historically, Manono island has been the centre of the district.
A'ana is a district of Samoa. It is on the western half of Upolu island, with a small exclave (Satuimalufilufi village) surrounded by Aiga-i-le-Tai. It has an area of 193 km² and a population (2001 Census) of 20,167. The main centre is Leulumoega.
Faleolo International Airport
Faleolo International Airport is an airport located 40 kilometres west of Apia, the capital of Samoa. Until 1984, Faleolo could not accommodate jets larger than a Boeing 737. Larger jets, such as the Boeing 747, which are commonly used to service faraway destinations such as the US West Coast, Australia or New Zealand, could only land at nearby Pago Pago International Airport in the village of Tafuna, in American Samoa.
The Apolima Strait is about 13 km wide and separates the two largest islands of Samoa, the island of Savai'i to the northwest, and Upolu to the southeast. Three small islands lie in the strait, Manono and Apolima, which have small village settlements and tiny uninhabited islet Nu'ulopa. Manono is about 3 miles off the west coast of Upolu and Apolima lies approximately near the middle of the strait. Nu'ulopa is a tiny rocky outcrop with palm trees and surrounded by a natural turtle habitat.
Leulumoega is a village situated on the northwest coast Upolu island in Samoa. The village is part of the A'ana Alofi II Electoral Constituency (Faipule District) which formas part of the larger A'ana political district. Leulumoega is the traditional center of the A'ana district. The population of Leulumoega is 1,290 (2006 Census). This village is governed by 9 leading chiefs (matai) known as the Toaiva.
Nofoali'i is a small village on the Samoan island of Upolu. It is located on the northwestern coast of the island between Fasitoo Uta and Leulumoega. It is the sixth village from Faleolo International Airport. The population of Nofoalii is 1828 according to the GeoNames geographical database. The family names Pilia'e, Elia, Faiese, Matagitau, Tuala, Laulu, Tanuvasa, Faiumu, Ili, Gaseata, Tanupo, Ama and Otemai Taavao are associated with this village.
Apai is one of four small villages on Manono Island in Samoa. The village population is 111 (2006 Census). The other villages on Manono island are Lepuia'i, Faleu and Salua. All the settlements on Manono Island fall within the political district of Aiga-i-le-Tai. Manono island is one of three isles in the Apolima Strait separating the country's two main islands Upolu and Savai'i. The other islands in the strait are Apolima and the tiny uninhabited islet of Nu'ulopa.
Faleu is one of four small villages on Manono Island in Samoa. The village population is 354 (2006 Census). The other villages on Manono island are Lepuia'i, Apai and Salua. All the settlements on Manono Island fall within the political district of Aiga-i-le-Tai. There are also sub divisions within these villages that notes the pito nu'u or smaller areas within the villages. Manono Tai is the local and traditional term for this island, as the word Tai means 'distance from land'.
Salua is one of four small villages on Manono Island in Samoa. The village population is 201 (2006 Census). The other villages on Manono island are Apai, Faleu and Lepuia'i. All the settlements on Manono Island fall within the political district of Aiga-i-le-Tai. Manono island is one of three isles in the Apolima Strait separating the country's two main islands Upolu and Savai'i. The other islands in the strait are Apolima and the tiny uninhabited islet of Nu'ulopa it has an airforce base .
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