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Alahanpanjang Destination Guide

Explore Alahanpanjang in Indonesia.

Alahanpanjang in the region of West Sumatra is located in Indonesia - some 548 mi (or 882 km) North-West of Jakarta, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Alahanpanjang

Time in Alahanpanjang is now 02:26 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Jakarta" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tanjungbarisi, Kalangbasbungo, Solok, Sijunjung, Sabitair or Saribayang. Since you are here already, consider visiting Gelagah, Alahanpanjang, Airdingin, Lubukdalam, Lasunglakat and Balubargaung. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

28°C / 83 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 8%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1018.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 22nd of October 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 27°C (80 °F)
Tuesday, 23rd of October 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)
Wednesday, 24th of October 2018
Light rain, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 26°C (80 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Lake Diatas

Lake Diatas is a lake in West Sumatra, Indonesia. It is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:1|4|37|S|100|45|17|E|type:waterbody_scale:50000 | |name= }}. This lake together with Lake Dibawah, are known as the Twin Lakes (Danau Kembar).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -1.07, 100.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Lakes of Indonesia

Lake Dibawah

Lake Dibawah is a lake in West Sumatra, Indonesia. It is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:1|0|35|S|100|43|51|E|type:waterbody_scale:50000 | |name= }}. This lake together with Lake Diatas, are known as the Twin Lakes (Danau Kembar).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -1.07, 100.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Lakes of Indonesia

1943 Alahan Panjang earthquakes

The 1943 Alahan Panjang earthquakes occurred on June 8 and June 9, 1943 UTC (June 9, 1943 local time) in Sumatra, then under Japanese occupation. This is a double mainshock event. The first mainshock occurred on June 8 at 20:42 UTC. It ruptured the Suliti segment of the Sumatran Fault Zone. The magnitude was given as Mw 7.2, or Ms 7.1. The second mainshock occurred on June 9 at 03:06 UTC.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -1.07, 100.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:1943 earthquakes, 1943 in Indonesia, Earthquakes in Indonesia

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