Palikir

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Palikir
World Class Surf of Palikir
World Class Surf of Palikir
Palikir (in north-western side) within the island of Pohnpei
Palikir (in north-western side)
within the island of Pohnpei
Coordinates: 6°55′2″N 158°9′32″E / 6.91722°N 158.15889°E / 6.91722; 158.15889Coordinates: 6°55′2″N 158°9′32″E / 6.91722°N 158.15889°E / 6.91722; 158.15889
Country F.S. Micronesia
State Pohnpei State
MunicipalitySokehs
Population
 (2010)
 • Total6,647
Time zoneUTC+11[1]
ClimateAf

Palikir is the capital city of the Federated States of Micronesia. It is on the island of Pohnpei. About 7,000 people live there.


  1. "Current local time in Palikir". Time and Date. Retrieved 7 April 2013.