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Iles Marquises, French Polynesia

Iles Marquises is one of 5 primary administrative regions in French Polynesia with a population of approximately 8,982 people.

Facts and figures on Iles Marquises at a glance

Region name: Iles Marquises (Îles Marquises)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 8,982 people
Country: French Polynesia
Continent: Oceania

The regional headquarters of Iles Marquises (Îles Marquises) is located in the regional capital Taiohae (Taiohae) with a population of 1,224 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Iles Marquises's regional capital Taiohae to French Polynesia's capital Papeete (Papeete) is approximately 1,401 km (871 mi).

Facts and figures about Iles Marquises
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Iles Marquises Îles Marquises8,982 peopleTaiohae Taiohae1,224 people

Compare with other regions in French Polynesia.

Map of Iles Marquises

Map of Iles Marquises

Information on Iles Marquises

Information on Iles Marquises
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Iles Marquises Îles MarquisesTaiohae Taiohae6French PolynesiaOceania

Time in Iles Marquises

Time in Iles Marquises
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 28 Sep 2022 - 4:48pmNoWed, 28 Sep 2022 - 4:48pmUTC -9.0Pacific/Gambier

Geographic coordinates of Iles Marquises

Latitude & Longitude of Iles Marquises
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map9°00'00.0"S (-9.0000000°)139°30'00.0"W (-139.5000000°)

Subregions in Iles Marquises

There are 6 administrative subregions in Iles Marquises.
Subregions in Iles Marquises
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Fatu-Hiva Fatu-Hiva1.611--
Hiva-Oa Hiva-Oa2.2,184--
Nuku-Hiva Nuku-Hiva3.2,966--
Tahuata Tahuata4.703--
Ua Huka Ua Huka5.621--
Ua-Pou Ua-Pou6.2,173--

External sources of information on Iles Marquises

Iles Marquises on Wikipedia