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Angaur in the region of Angaur with it's 320 inhabitants is a town in Palau - some 53 mi (or 86 km) South-West of Melekeok, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Angaur is now 07:31 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Palau" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Kloulklubed Hamlet, Koror State, Ulimang, Melekeok Village, Ngereklmadel or Ngardmau. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Angaur and Angaur State. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Angaur tour

09:18 min ( April 24, 2009 by bulletdust)
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Diving Palau - Blue Corner

06:34 min ( December 01, 2008 by Mike Miller)
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Scuba Diving at Blue Corner, Palau in November 2008 with Northern California Rainbow Divers (www.rainbowdivers.org)


Drift diving (Peleliu Blue Corner)

02:37 min ( May 18, 2010 by Andrey Kuznetsov)
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Drift diving (Peleliu, Blue Corner), some divers on reef hooks, strong current

Palau (Teaser in HD)

02:14 min ( December 03, 2010 by FradoMedia)
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Eine unvergessliche Reise ans andere Ende der Welt. 11.356 Kilometer zu einem der besten Tauchreviere dieses Planeten. Carp Island bildete den Ausgangspunkt für die nicht enden wollenden Tauchtage. B...


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Interesting facts about this location

Angaur

Angaur or Ngeaur (アンガウル) is an island in the island nation of Palau. The island, which forms its own state, has an area of 8 km² (3 mi²). Its population is 188. State capital is the village of Ngeremasch on the western side. A second village, Rois, is immediately east of Ngeremasch. From 1909 until 1954 phosphate mining took place on Anguar, originally by the Germans, then the Japanese, and finally by Americans. Angaur is the site of a major World War II battle.

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Located at 6.9, 134.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Angaur, Islands of Palau, States of Palau

Battle of Angaur

The Battle of Angaur was a battle of the Pacific campaign in World War II, fought on the island of Angaur in the Palau Islands from 17 September—22 October 1944. This battle was part of a larger offensive campaign known as Operation Forager which ran from June 1944 to November 1944 in the Pacific Theater of Operations.

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Located at 6.9, 134.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1944 in Japan, Battles of World War II involving the United States, History of Palau, Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, Wars involving Palau

USS Perry (DD-340)

The third USS Perry (DD-340/DMS-17) was a Clemson-class destroyer in the United States Navy following World War I. She was one of eight ships named for Oliver Hazard Perry.

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Located at 6.9, 134.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1921 ships, Clemson-class destroyers, Ships built in Vallejo, California, Ships present during the attack on Pearl Harbor, Ships sunk by mines, Shipwrecks in the Solomon Sea, World War II mine warfare vessels of the United States

Peleliu Airfield

Peleliu Airfield is a small airfield on Peleliu, one of the islands of Palau. It also served as an airfield during World War II.

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Located at 6.9, 134.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in the Pacific Ocean theatre of World War II, Airports in Palau, Peleliu

Peleliu

Peleliu (or Beliliou) is an island in the island nation of Palau. Peleliu forms, along with two small islands to its northeast, one of the sixteen states of Palau. It is located northeast of Angaur and southwest of Koror. Peleliu has a total area of 5 mi² (13 km²) As of 2004, its population was about 700, making it the third most populous state of Palau. Most of the island's population lives in the village of Kloulklubed which is the state capital on the northern coast.

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Located at 6.9, 134.13 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Palau, National Historic Landmarks of the United States, National Register of Historic Places in Palau, Peleliu, States of Palau