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Lae, Papua New Guinea

Lae is a mid-size place in the region of Morobe in Papua New Guinea with a population of approximately 76,255 people and is one of the largest places in Papua New Guinea. Find all facts and information about Lae.

Facts and figures on Lae at a glance

Name: Lae (Lae)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 76,255 people
Region name (Level 1): Morobe
Country: Papua New Guinea
Continent: Oceania

Lae is located in the region of Morobe and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Lae to Papua New Guinea's capital Port Moresby (Port Moresby) is approximately 302 km / 188 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Lae
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Lae LaeMid-size place / Regional capital76,255 peopleMorobe Morobe Province

Map of Lae

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Information on Lae

Information on Lae
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Lae LaeMorobe Morobe ProvincePapua New GuineaOceania

Time in Lae

Time in Lae
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 - 2:12pmNoMon, 25 Sep 2017 - 2:12pmUTC +10.0Pacific/Port_Moresby

Geographic coordinates of Lae

Latitude & Longitude of Lae
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map6°43'19.5"S (-6.7220800°)146°59'04.9"E (146.9846900°)

Distances from Lae

Distances from Lae
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
745 km south of the equator16,076 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Lae

Places around Lae

9 places found within 5 km around Lae. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Lae
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Eriku Eriku-1.3 km 0.8 mishow
Toptown Toptown-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Malahang Malahang-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Butibum Butibum-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Chinatown Chinatown-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Omili Omili-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Voco Point Voco Point-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Buko Buko-3.8 km 2.3 mishow
Labu Labu-4.0 km 2.5 mishow

Airports around Lae

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External sources of information on Lae

Lae on Wikipedia