Pulau Nukaha

Pulau Nukaha
0.406 km²
Coastline: 2.575 km
Landform: Plains
27 / km²
Tree Cover: 55%
Evergreen Broadleaf Forest

Welcome to Pulau Nukaha, a Tropical island in the Arafura Sea, part of the majestic Indian Ocean. This guide offers a comprehensive overview of what makes Pulau Nukaha unique – from its geography and climate to its population, infrastructure, and beyond. Dive into the details:

Geography and size of Pulau Nukaha

Size: 0.406 km²
Coastline: 2.6 km
Ocean: Indian Ocean
Sea: Arafura Sea
Continent: Oceania

Pulau Nukaha is a Tiny Island spanning 0.4 km² with a coastline of 2.6 km.

Archipel: Melanesia – A subregion of Oceania in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, including countries like Fiji, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu, known for their diverse cultures and languages.

Tectonic Plate: Timor – A small tectonic plate in the Timor region, primarily under the Timor Sea. It’s involved in the collision between the Australian and Eurasian plates, contributing to the region’s seismic activity and the uplift of the island of Timor.

The geographic heart of the island is pinpointed at these coordinates:
Latitude: -7.07583784 / Longitude: 131.98896252

Climate and weather of Pulau Nukaha

Climate Zone: Tropical
Climate Details: Tropical Savanna, Wet
Temperature: Hot

Climate Characteristics: Defined by distinct wet and dry seasons with high temperatures year-round. Pronounced rainfall occurs during the wet season, while the dry season is marked by drought.

Sun, 14 April 2024

Last updated: 14.04.2024 04:11:29

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Topography and nature of Pulau Nukaha

Timezone: UTC+09:00
Timezone places: Asia/Tokyo
Max. Elevation: 1 m
Mean Elevation: -2 m
Vegetation: Evergreen Broadleaf Forest
Tree Coverage: 55%

The mean elevation is -2 m. The highest elevation on the island reaches approximately 1 meters above sea level. The island is characterized by Plains: Flat, low-lying lands characterized by a maximum elevation of up to 200 meters.

Dominating Vegetation: Evergreen Broadleaf Forest
Characterized by dense, lush canopies of broadleaf trees that retain their leaves year-round. These forests are found in tropical and subtropical regions and are known for their high biodiversity. Pulau Nukaha has a tree cover of 55 %.

Vegetation: 1 vegetation zones – Minimal Diversity Island
This island exhibits minimal ecological diversity, due to extreme environmental conditions or a limited land area.

Infrastructure and Travelling to Pulau Nukaha

The mean population of Pulau Nukaha is 27 per km². Pulau Nukaha is Gently Populated. The island belongs to Indonesia.

Indonesia is classified as Emerging region: MIKT: Mexico, Indonesia, South Korea, and Turkey – Economies recognized for their development potential and emerging market status. The level of income is Lower middle income.

Continuing your journey, Pulau Fordate is the next notable island, situated merely 6 km away.

Nukaha Island VLOG (Tim Merah Putih Tiba di Pulau Nukaha & Menuju Tempat Upacara)

Does the island have a public airport with scheduled flights? no.
There is no public and scheduled airport on Pulau Nukaha. The nearest airport is Mathilda Batlayeri Airport, located 112 km away.

Does the island have a major port? no.
There are no major ports on Pulau Nukaha. The closest major port is SAUMLAKI, approximately 126 km away.

Please note: The data used here has been primarily extracted from satellite readings. Deviations from exact values may occur, particularly regarding population density, the height of elevations, land area, and coastline measurements. The latter refers to average values at mean high tide.

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