in Atua, Samoa
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -13.875 and -171.642 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -13° 52' 30" and W -171° 38' 30"
- 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: 04:22 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Apia
- UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:36 am and 6:21 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 13.873 and 8.357 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Solosolo in Atua with it's 1,487 citizens is a town in Samoa a little east of Apia, the country's capital city.
Current time in Solosolo is now 04:22 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Apia with an UTC offset of 13 hours. We know of 8 airports near Solosolo. The closest airport in Samoa is Fagali'i Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Lufilufi, Samamea, Apia, Afega and Leulumoega. 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||27°C / 81 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Night Temperature||28°C / 82 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||2%|
|Air Pressure||1011.4 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (8 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 14% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Saturday, 24th of August 2019
28°C (82 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sunday, 25th of August 2019
28°C (82 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Monday, 26th of August 2019
27°C (81 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Videos from this area
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Filmed, Flown and Edited by Ollie Griffiths Track Title: The American Dollar - Rudiments Of A Spiritual Life A short film made during my time in Apia, Samoa. Fortunate enough to be working...
Part 2 English - Savaii Village Resorts Lease Signing.wmv
Part 2 English- Savaii Village Resorts Lease Signing www.southpacificdg.com Savaii Village Resorts Ltd has sealed a deal with the village of Sasina for the construction of a multi-million...
Robert Louis Stevenson Museum and grave Spider415's photos around Apia, Upolu, Samoa (vacation)
Preview of Spider415's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/spider415/2/1259091295/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod using...
Fiafia dances at Aggie Grey's in Apia, Samoa (June 9, 2011)
Visit http://marklitraveljournal.blogspot.com for the stories behind the videos. Fist up: a women's dance.
Venus' Samoa Trip 2008
Vinesse in between the ceremony & aiga in her back yard...Bride running home to change!
Snorkeling @ Palolo Deep (Samoa).
This was taken during Sunday snorkeling at Palolo Deep (Matautu Village) which is only a short stroll from Apia. Coral is starting to regenerate and the many different species of fish make...
Rheumatic Heart Disease PSA // Kahn Fotuali'i
Public Service Announcement about Rheumatic Heart Disease. Sponsored by Rheumatic Rescue and Samoan National Health Services. For more information, visit http://rheumaticrescue.weebly.com/
The dark knight fights off thugs trying to steal coconuts. will he prevail or will a greater threat arise from the mist. Tracks taken from Inception, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises...
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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.
Upolu is an island in Samoa, formed by a massive basaltic shield volcano which rises from the seafloor of the western Pacific Ocean. The island is 75 kilometres long, 1,125 km in area, and is the second largest in geographic area as well as the most populated of the Samoan Islands. Upolu is situated to the east of the "big island", Savai'i. The capital Apia is in the middle of the north coast with Faleolo International Airport at the western end of the island.
ATUA is the most ancient district of Samoa, now consisting of most of the eastern section of Upolu but also traditionally incorporates Tutuila and once all of Upolu and Savaii. The head of the district is the sub district of Aleipata (Ao)Eastern part, The back at Lufulufi Anoamaa northern part, The Tail or I'u at Falealili at the south western end of Atua. The district has a population (2001 Census) of 21,168. The paramount lineage is the Tui Atua line.
Va'a-o-Fonoti is a district on the north east coast of Upolu Island in Samoa, with a population (2001 Census) of 1,666, making it the least populated district in the country. The district is 38 km² and consists of a main area around Fagaloa Bay with nine villages and a small coastal exclave about 10 km further northwest, with the village of Faleāpuna (pop. 582). The district includes areas with significant conservation and cultural values.
National Soccer Stadium (Samoa)
The National Soccer Stadium is a football stadium located in Apia, Samoa. It is the national stadium of Samoa and the home of the Samoa national football team. The stadium's capacity is around 3,500.
Vailima is the name of a village about four kilometers south of Apia, the capital of Samoa. The population is 1,462 (2006 census). Vailima is part of the electoral political district Tuamasaga. The village is most known as the location of the last residence of Robert Louis Stevenson, named 'Villa Vailima'.
Solosolo is a village on the northeast coast of Upolu island in Samoa. The village is in the political district of Atua and is one of the prominent settlements in the area with the largest population in its electoral constituency of Anoama'a West.
Falefa is a village on the north east coast of Upolu island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Anoamaa East which is within the larger political district of Atua.
Taufusi is a village on the Samoan island of Upolu. It is part of the Vaimauga West Electoral Constituency (Faipule District). , Tuamasaga District, in the Apia Urban Area of Samoa. The village had a population of 772 as of the 2001 census. The village name in English means Swamp as it was a swampy area in late 1800s. Taufusi is bordered by Saleufi to the North, Tuloto to the East, Lalovaea to the South East, Mt. Vaea and Palisi to the South, Vaimea and Fugalei to the West.
Apia Park is a multi-function sports complex located in Apia, the capital of Samoa. Primarily used for rugby union events, Apia Park is the home stadium of the Samoa national rugby union team, Manu Samoa. In 2007, Apia Park was the venue for the Samoan-hosted games of the 2007 IRB Pacific Nations Cup, and the complex was one of the main venues for the 2007 Pacific Games, hosting the athletics, table tennis, badminton, lawn bowls, rugby sevens and touch rugby events.
Fagali'i or Fagali'i-uta is a village on the island of Upolu in the Samoa archipelago approximately 5 kilometres south-east of Apia. It is in the electoral constituency of Vaimauga East (faipule district) which forms part of the larger political district of Tuamasaga. The population of Fagali'i is 1,571 (2006 Census). The former Apia-Fagali'i Airport site and the Royal Samoa Golf Course are both located nearby.
Fagaloa Bay is located on the north eastern coast of Upolu island in Samoa. The area is a significant region of conservation and culture. The bay is situated within the political district of Va'a-o-Fonoti. The geographic area consists of a mountain formation rising out of the sea. At the base of the bay lies the village Ta'elefaga at the mouth of the Malata river. To the east above the villages of Lona and Uafato are several waterfalls by mountain forests.
SMS Eber (1887)
The SMS Eber, a 735-ton iron-hulled gunboat, was built at Kiel, Germany for gunboat diplomacy in the Pacific. It was a barque-rigged auxiliary steamer. After commissioning in September 1887 she was sent to the Pacific to serve in the German Colonial Empire. She disarmed the inhabitants of Nauru in 1888, ending their civil war and annexing the island to the German Empire. The Eber was anchored in Apia Harbor, Samoa, during the 1889 Apia cyclone of 15–16 March 1889.
The SMS Adler was a gunboat of the German Imperial Navy. She was launched 3 November 1883 in the Imperial shipyard in Kiel. On September 5, 1888, she shelled Manono Island and Apolima, which were strongholds of Malietoa’s forces. She was wrecked together with SMS Eber on 16 March 1889 in a storm at Apia, Samoa during the Samoan crisis. 20 crew members lost their lives.
Samamea is a village on the north east coast of Upolu island in Samoa. It is the main village or 'capital' of the political district Va'a-o-Fonoti. Samamea is one of nine villages situated in Fagaloa Bay. The villages are nestled between the sea and rainforest mountains. The most eastern village in the bay is Uafato.
Faleapuna is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is situated on the north east coast of the island in the political district of Va'a-o-Fonoti. The village is an exclave of Va'a-o-Fonoti and is geographically located further west within the district of Atua. The population is 620 (2006 Census).
Lona is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is situated on the north east coast of the island in the political district of Va'a-o-Fonoti. The population is 237 (2006 Census).
Maasina is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is situated on the north east coast of the island in the political district of Va'a-o-Fonoti. The population is 131 (2006 Census).
Musumusu is a small village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is situated on the north east coast of the island in the political district of Va'a-o-Fonoti. The population is 81 (2006 Census).
Lalovaea is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is situated on the north central side of the island near the country's capital Apia. The village is in the political district of Tuamasaga. The population is 891 (2006 Census).
Tanugamanono is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is situated on the north central side of the island near the country's capital Apia. The village is in the political district of Tuamasaga. The population is 699 (2006 Census). The largest electricity generating plant in Samoa is located in Tanugamanono, the 19.2 MW diesel plant which uses 5 generators. The plant was heavily damaged in December 2012 by Cyclone Evan.
Vaimoso is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is situated on the north central side of the island near the country's capital Apia. The village is in the political district of Tuamasaga. The population is 1,976 (2006 Census).
Luatuanu'u is a village situated on the east side of Upolu island in Samoa. The village is part of Anoamaa West Electoral Constituency (Faipule District) which is within the larger political district of Atua. The population is 960 (2006 Census).
Mount Vaea is a 472m summit overlooking Apia, the capital of Samoa located on the north central coast of Upolu island. The mountain is situated south about 3 km inland from Apia township and harbour. The settlement at the foothills on the northern side of the mountain is called Lalovaea (below Vaea in Samoan). Mount Vaea is most well known as the burial place of Robert Louis Stevenson who lived the last four years of his life in Samoa before his death on 3 December 1894.
Samoa College is a secondary school in Samoa officially opened in 1953. The college is co-educational and teaches from Year 9 - 13. It is situated in Vaivase on the island of Upolu and is considered the main college in the country. The early college and curriculum was modelled on secondary schools in New Zealand, reflecting the country's colonial history. Education in Samoa is overseen by the government's Ministry of Education, Sports and Culture.
Fagali'i Airport is an airport located Fagali'i, Samoa.
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