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Discover Punaluu Kahawai in United States

Punaluu Kahawai in the region of Hawaii is a place located in United States - some 4,792 mi or ( 7711 km ) West of Washington , the country's capital .

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Local time in Punaluu Kahawai is now 03:27 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Pacific/Honolulu " with a UTC offset of -10 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Lihue, Ninole, Pahala, Punalu'u, and Wailuku. When in this area, you might want to check out Lihue . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Punaluu Kahawai ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Historic Old Hilo - The Big Island 1940

5:19 min by KailuaKid
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We recently discovered several vintage, never before seen, 16mm films at a garage sale which were taken during a worldwide tour in 1940. This digital conversion of a short portion of those films depic ..

Turtle at Black Sands Beach

0:30 min by stoneagevids
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We were told that Sea Turtles would get out of the water to get a suntan and a relaxing rest. So we went to check that out. And we were impressed. :-) Oh, the beach has black sand made of basalt creat ..

Early Morning Lava Kīlauea, Hawaii

9:13 min by akamaitwins
Views: 475 Rating: 4.00

Ocean meets lava as we hike Kīlauea volcano, Hawaii ..

Punalu'u Village Restaurant-The Forgotten Treasure-.wmv

9:49 min by hazelmoon3
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Punalu'u Village Restaurant...Today as a haunted restaurant. 1975 a Tsunami waves left $1M damage. Te waves were from 20-50 feet high. ..

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Interesting facts about this location

1868 Hawaii earthquake

The 1868 Hawaii earthquake is the largest recorded in the history of Hawaiʻi island, causing a landslide and tsunami that led to 77 deaths. The earthquake occurred at 4 p.m. local time on April 2, 1868. The aftershock sequence for this event has continued up to the present day.

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Located at 19.20 -155.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: 1868 earthquakes, 19th-century tsunamis, Earthquakes in Hawaii, Geography of Hawaii (island)

Pahala, Hawaii

Pahala is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hawaii County, Hawaii, United States. The population was 1,378 at the 2000 census.

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Located at 19.20 -155.48 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km away
Tags: Census-designated places in Hawaii County, Hawaii, Populated places on Hawaii (island), Sugar plantations in Hawaii

Frederick S. Lyman

Frederick Schwartz Lyman (1837–1918) was a surveyor, rancher, judge, and politician on Hawaiʻi Island.

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Located at 19.22 -155.46 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: 1837 births, 1918 deaths, People from Hilo, Hawaii

Punalu'u Beach

Punaluʻu Beach (also called Black Sand Beach) is a beach between Pāhala and Nāʻālehu on the Big Island of the U.S. state of Hawaii. The beach has black sand made of basalt and created by lava flowing into the ocean which explodes as it reaches the ocean and cools. This volcanic activity is in the Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park. Punaluʻu is frequented by endangered Hawksbill and Green turtles, which can often be seen basking on the black sand.

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Located at 19.14 -155.50 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Archaeological sites in Hawaii, Beaches of Hawaii (island), Landforms of Hawaii (island), Wetlands of Hawaii


KPHL is a non-commercial educational radio station licensed to serve Pahala, Hawaii. The station is owned by Vineyard Christian Fellowship of Honolulu, Inc. It airs a religious broadcasting format. The station was assigned the KPHL call letters by the Federal Communications Commission on February 13, 2003.

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Located at 19.10 -155.57 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Christian radio stations in the United States, Radio stations in Hawaii

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