in Guadalcanal Province, Solomon Islands
- East Rennell (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -9.433 and 159.950 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -9° 25' 59" and E 159° 56' 59"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - SBD
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 07:06 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Pacific/Guadalcanal
- UTC/GMT offset: 11 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:22 am and 6:45 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 11.283 and -16.450 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Honiara in Guadalcanal Province with it's 56,298 citizens is a city in Solomon Islands. It's the capital of this country.
Local time in Honiara is now 07:06 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Guadalcanal with an UTC offset of 11 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Honiara. The closest airport in Solomon Islands is Honiara International Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's East Rennell in a distance of 66 mi (or 107 km), South-East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tulagi, Auki, Buala, Kirakira and Gizo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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Honiara Symposium Aug 2014 Welcome Address
CASLE / UTS: APCCRPR / IAAPLPR Pacific Regional Symposium, Land and Property Rights in the South Pacific, Honiara, Solomon Islands, 5-7 August 2014. This event was hosted by the Ministry of...
Solomon Islands. (霍尼亚拉, ホニアラ, هونيارا). See on map http://tours-tv.com/en/Honiara .
Honiara Vlog 1 - Swimming in a random river? I say yes!
I decided to Vlog while I was in Honiara. So it turns out I did record a lot of footage while I was in Honiara so why not upload it? We didn't really get up to much on the first day so there...
Honiara Vlog 3 - You think you can sing? Well we did for 8 hours straight :'(
More exploring of Honiara through Vlogging! Today we mainly focused on singing doing many covers of many songs. :'( So yer. I ended up getting in trouble for been late as you can see in the...
DHC-6-400 Twin Otter flying Over Honiara - Solomon Islands Clip 2
Flying over the Solomon Islands. Ferrying a new Twin Otter from Calgary, Canada through the USA over the Pacific to Australia via Calgary, Spokane, Pasco, North Bend, Hawaii, Marshall Islands...
Yamak Pacifique Festival Of Pacific Arts
Les Yamak Pacifique ont participé au Festival des arts du Pacifique se déroulant à Honiara, la capitale de Guadalcanal (Îles Salomon), pendant un mois ils ont pu découvrir la culture des...
Douglas A-20 1944 Salomonen Nr.27.WMV
History World War II Nr.3 Henderson Field 1944 Das Video beschreibt einen Nachtangriff mit vier Torpedobombern auf den "Tokio Express". Dieses waren Schiffkonvois der Japaner zur Versorgung...
Solomon Star - Tauchen auf den Solomonen
In diesem Video stellt die Solomon Star die besten Tauchplätze Solomons vor und anschließend gibt es noch eine Slideshow zum Schiff selber. Weitere Informationen zum Schiff: http://www.schoener...
WaterdogsVideo: Savouring the Solomons
Join us on our 9 day cruise throughout the Solomon Islands on the MV Bilikiki.
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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.
USS Atlanta (CL-51)
USS Atlanta (CL-51) of the United States Navy was the lead ship of the Atlanta class of 11 light cruisers. She was the third Navy ship named after the city of Atlanta, Georgia. Designed to provide anti-aircraft protection for US naval task groups, Atlanta served in this capacity in the naval Battles of Midway and the Eastern Solomons. Atlanta was mistakenly sunk by an American vessel in a night surface action on 13 November 1942 during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal.
USS Colhoun (DD-85)
USS Colhoun (DD-85/APD-2) was a Wickes-class destroyer in the United States Navy during World War I and as APD-2 in World War II. She was the first Navy ship named for Edmund Colhoun. Colhoun was launched 21 February 1918 by Fore River Shipbuilding Company, Quincy, Massachusetts, sponsored by Miss A. Colhoun, commissioned 13 June 1918, Commander B. B. Wygant in command, and reported to the United States Atlantic Fleet.
Kokumbona (also Kakambona) is a village on the island of Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands. It was a Japanese base during World War II and the site of a United States Marine Corps amphibious landing on 19 August 1942. Located on Guadalcanal's north coast, west of Honiara.
Honiara International Airport
For the military history of the airport, see Henderson Field (Guadalcanal) Honiara International Airport, formerly known as Henderson Field, is an airport located on Guadalcanal Island in the Solomon Islands. It is the only international airport in the Solomon Islands and is located 8 kilometers from the capital Honiara. Control of the airstrip was the focus of months of fighting in the Guadalcanal campaign during World War II.
Henderson Field (Guadalcanal)
Henderson Field is a former military airfield on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands during World War II. Today it is Honiara International Airport.
These districts belong to Honiara.
- Gilbert 1
- Gilbert 2
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Honiara.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Honiara, ሆኒያራ, هونيارا, Хониара, Ονιάρα, Honiaro, هونیارا, הוניארה, HIR, ホニアラ, 호니아라, โฮนีอารา, 霍尼亚拉, 霍尼亞拉