Atafu Village
in Atafu, Tokelau

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -8° 32' 31" and W -172° 30' 57"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - NZD
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:40 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Pacific/Fakaofo
UTC/GMT offset: 14 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:43 am and 6:20 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
8.519 and 7.448 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tudu Uku
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Atafu Village in Atafu with it's 524 citizens is a town in Tokelau about 64 mi (or 104 km) north-west of Nukunonu, the country's capital city.

Current time in Atafu Village is now 12:40 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Fakaofo with an UTC offset of 13 hours. Unfortunatly there are no larger airports in the vicinity of this location. The sidebar provides some ideas about how to get here.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Nukunonu, Fale old settlement, Taulaga, and . To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

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.


Atafu, formerly known as the Duke of York Group is a group of 42 coral islets within Tokelau in the south Pacific Ocean, 500 km north of Samoa. Covering 2.5 km², it is the smallest of the three islands that constitute Tokelau, and is composed of an atoll surrounding a central lagoon, which itself covers some 15 km². The atoll lies some 800 kilometres south of the equator at 8° 35' South, 172° 30' West.

Located at -8.55167, -172.501 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Atafu, Atolls of Tokelau, Islands claimed under the Guano Islands Act, Territorial disputes of New Zealand

Te Puku

Te Puku is an islet of the Nukunonu island group of Tokelau.

Located at -8.57491, -172.507 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Tokelau, Islands claimed under the Guano Islands Act, Nukunonu

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Atafu Village.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Atafu, Atafu Village