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Lolowau Destination Guide
Delve into Lolowau in Indonesia
Lolowau in the region of North Sumatra is a city in Indonesia - some 808 mi or ( 1301 km ) North-West of Jakarta , the country's capital .
Current time in Lolowau is now 10:24 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Jakarta " with a UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Parapat, Panguruan, Medan, Lasarabagawo, and Hiliweto. While being here, make sure to check out Parapat . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightseeing spots and facts in Lolowau ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
Mike Quane surfing Lagundri Bay, Nias, Sumatra, Indonesia_August 6th, 2012
Morning session ..
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Interesting facts about this location
1861 Sumatra earthquake
The 1861 Sumatra earthquake occurred on February 16, 1861. It was the last in a sequences of earthquakes that ruptured adjacent parts of the Sumatran segment of the Sunda megathrust. It caused a devastating tsunami which led to several thousand fatalities. The earthquake was felt as far away as the Malay peninsula and the eastern part of Java. The rupture area for the 2005 Sumatra earthquake is similar to that estimated for the 1861 event.
Located at 1.00 97.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Nīas is an island off the western coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. Nias (Kepulauan Nias) is also the name of the archipelago, containing the Hinako archipelago. Nias Island covers an area of 5,121.3 km (including minor offshore islands). It is mostly a lowland area rising to around 800 m above sea level. There were 756,762 inhabitants on the island (including minor offshore islands) at the 2010 Census.
Located at 1.10 97.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 22 km away
Information of geographic nature is based on public data provided by geonames.org, CIA world facts book, Unesco, DBpedia and wikipedia. Weather is based on NOAA GFS.