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Popondetta, Papua New Guinea

Popondetta is a mid-size place in the region of Northern Province in Papua New Guinea with a population of approximately 28,198 people and is one of the largest places in Papua New Guinea. Find all facts and information about Popondetta.

Facts and figures on Popondetta at a glance

Name: Popondetta (Popondetta)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 28,198 people
Region name (Level 2): Sohe
Region name (Level 1): Northern Province
Country: Papua New Guinea
Continent: Oceania

Popondetta is located in the region of Northern Province and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Popondetta to Papua New Guinea's capital Port Moresby (Port Moresby) is approximately 138 km / 86 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Popondetta to the largest places in Papua New Guinea.

Facts and figures about Popondetta
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Popondetta PopondettaMid-size place / Regional capital28,198 peopleNorthern Province Northern Province

Map of Popondetta

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Information on Popondetta

Information on Popondetta
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Popondetta PopondettaSohe SoheNorthern Province Northern ProvincePapua New GuineaOceania

Time in Popondetta

Time in Popondetta
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 - 4:41pmNoMon, 22 Oct 2018 - 4:41pmUTC +10.0Pacific/Port_Moresby

Geographic coordinates of Popondetta

Latitude & Longitude of Popondetta
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map8°45'55.3"S (-8.7653600°)148°13'57.1"E (148.2325200°)

Distances from Popondetta

Distances from Popondetta
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
971 km south of the equator16,009 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Popondetta

Places around Popondetta

3 places found within 5 km around Popondetta. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Popondetta
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Huvivi Huvivi-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Jegarata Jegarata-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Kakandetta Kakandetta-4.4 km 2.7 mishow

Airports around Popondetta

1 airport found within 15 km around Popondetta. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Popondetta
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Girua Airport Girua AirportAYGR, PNP9.5 km 5.9 mishow

External sources of information on Popondetta

Popondetta on Wikipedia