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Explore Afono in American Samoa

Afono in the region of Eastern District with its 527 inhabitants is a town in American Samoa - some 4 mi or ( 6 km ) East of Pago Pago , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Afono

Current time in Afono is now 03:07 AM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Pacific/Pago Pago " with a UTC offset of -11 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Apia, Afao, Alao, Anasosopo, and Aumi. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Apia . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Afono ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

The New Improved Pacific Arts Festival video

5:27 min by AngusandRuth
Views: 12667 Rating: 4.20

Our original Pacific Arts Festival video was very compressed and not very good quality. As we have now found a fast link, here is a better version. Enjoy... ..

American Samoa - Flag Day 2009

1:26 min by WideAngleStudios
Views: 7081 Rating: 4.93

Teaser trailer for an upcoming documentary project to include the US Territory of American Samoa among other Pacific Island, Alaskan Native, and Native American peoples.Copyright 2010. Wide Angle Stud ..


Tuna Purse Seiner

5:19 min by cargolax
Views: 4632 Rating: 2.00

Off loading tuna in Samoa one fish at a time. This boat was loaded with Yellowfin and Skipjack aka Chunk light tuna. ..

Pago Pago Sail Away & Tugs

9:33 min by dogboy53
Views: 4404 Rating: 4.75

This is from Pacific Dawn sailing away from Pago Pago 27/3/09. The tugs and Pacific Dawn had a horn battle. Pago Pago is a very pretty place, the port was amazing. ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Eastern District, American Samoa

The Eastern District is one of the primary divisions of American Samoa. It consists of the eastern portion of Tutuila, American Samoa's largest island, plus the island of Aunu'u. The district has a land area of 67.027 km² (25.879 sq mi) and a 2000 census population of 23,441. It contains 34 villages plus a portion of Nu'uuli village. Among these are Pago Pago, Fagatogo, and Utulei.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -14.27 -170.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Districts of American Samoa

Rainmaker Mountain

Rainmaker Mountain (also known as North Pioa Mountain) is the name of a mountain located near Pago Pago, American Samoa on Tutuila Island. The mountain is a volcanic feature known as a trachyte plug. This means that it is a volcanic intrusion made of extrusive igneous rocks having alkali feldspar and minor mafic minerals as the main components and a fine-grained, generally porphyritic texture. The average annual rainfall on the mountain is around 200 inches (5 m).

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Located at -14.28 -170.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Mountains of American Samoa, National Natural Landmarks in American Samoa, Volcanic plugs of the United States, Volcanoes of American Samoa

KSBS-FM

KSBS-FM is Samoa's first commercial FM radio station broadcasting a variety format including local Polynesian, oldies, easy listening music. KSBS-FM broadcasts religious programming on Sunday mornings as well as hourly news from BBC, NPR, VOA, Radio Australia and Radio New Zealand International. Licensed by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to Pago Pago, American Samoa, it serves the general American Samoa area. Also known as "Island 92", KSBS-FM is owned by Samoa Technologies.

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Located at -14.29 -170.66 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Christian radio stations in the United States, Jazz radio stations in the United States, Radio stations established in 1988, Radio stations in American Samoa

KVZK-2

KVZK-2 is the local PBS member station for Pago Pago and American Samoa, broadcasting in NTSC on VHF channel 2. KVZK-2 is owned by the Government of American Samoa, which also operates KVZK-4 and KVZK-5, offering programming from ABC, CBS and, before KKHJ-LP's acquisition, NBC. Despite the odd call-letter arrangement, KVZK-2 is, in fact, a valid United States call sign.

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Located at -14.27 -170.69 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Channel 2 TV stations in the United States, Government of American Samoa, PBS member stations, Television channels and stations established in 1964, Television stations in American Samoa

Utulei, American Samoa

Utulei is a village in American Samoa. Located there are the governor's office and the Rainmaker Hotel.

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Located at -14.29 -170.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Villages in American Samoa

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