SUPPORT US. If mindat.org is important to you, click here to donate to our Fall 2019 fundraiser!
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe ElementsBooks & Magazines
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsUsersMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day GalleryMineral Photography

Port-au-Prince, Arrondissement de Port-au-Prince, Département de l'Ouest, Haiti


Alternative Names:Gorad Port-o-Prehns, PAP, Port au Prince, Port o Prens, Port o Prensas, Port-au-Prince, Port-o-Prens, Port-o-Prins, Porto Principe, Porto Príncipe, Portoprensa, Portoprinco, Portus Principis, Potoprens, Puerto Principe, Puerto Príncipe, Pòtoprens, Ville de Port-au-Prince, bwrt aw brans, poleutopeulaengseu, porata-o-prainsa, port-o-pirins, porta-a-prinsa, porta-au-prinsa, porta-o-prinsa, porutopuransu, pwrtw prns, pwrtwprns, tai zi gang, Πορτ-ο-Πρενς, Горад Порт-о-Прэнс, Порт о Пренс, Порт-о-Пренс, Պորտ-օ-Պրենս, פורט או פרינס, פורט-או-פרנס, بورت أو برانس, پورتو پرنس, پورتوپرنس, پورٹ او پرنس, पोर्ट-ऑ-प्रिंस, पोर्ट-औ-प्रिन्स, পোর্ট-অ-প্রিন্স, ਪੋਰਤ-ਓ-ਪ੍ਰੈਂਸ, போர்ட்-ஓ-பிரின்ஸ், പോർട്ട്-ഔ-പ്രിൻസ്, ปอร์โตแปรงซ์, པོ་རོ་ཊི་ཨའུ་པི་རིན་སི།, პორტ-ო-პრენსი, ፖርቶፕሪንስ, ポルトープランス, 太子港, 포르토프랭스
Type:Capital of a political entity
Mindat.org Region:Ouest Department, Haiti
Region:Arrondissement de Port-au-Prince, Département de l'Ouest, Haiti
Latitude:18° 32' 36" N
Longitude:72° 20' 19" W
Lat/Long (dec):18.54349,-72.33881
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet
Population:1,234,742 (2018)
  Search for other features

Mindat.org localities near to this feature


LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Beloc, Ouest Department, Haiti18° 22' 38" N72° 35' 14" W32.1km (19.9 miles)
Miragoâne Operation, Miragoâne Arrondissement, Nippes Department, Haiti18° 25' 59" N73° 5' 0" W79.5km (49.4 miles)
El Aceitillar mines, Pedernales Province, Dominican Republic18° 7' 30" N71° 33' 42" W94.3km (58.6 miles)
Las Salinas Mine, Barahona Province, Dominican Republic18° 15' 54" N71° 19' 55" W110.6km (68.8 miles)
Memé Mine, Terre Neuve district, L'Artibonite Department, Haiti19° 31' 0" N72° 42' 0" W114.7km (71.3 miles)
Cero de Trucin, Dajabón Province, Dominican Republic19° 18' 6" N71° 34' 58" W115.9km (72.0 miles)
Milot, Le Cap-Haïtien Arrondissement, Nord Department, Haiti19° 36' 27" N72° 12' 54" W119.0km (74.0 miles)
Milot Mine, Milot, Le Cap-Haïtien Arrondissement, Nord Department, Haiti19° 37' 0" N72° 13' 0" W120.0km (74.6 miles)
Trou du Nord Au-Cu Deposit, Nord-Est Department, Haiti19° 36' 44" N72° 1' 33" W123.3km (76.6 miles)
Douvray Cu deposit, Nord-Est Department, Haiti19° 33' 0" N71° 46' 59" W126.2km (78.4 miles)
Casseus, Terre Neuve district, L'Artibonite Department, Haiti19° 30' 0" N72° 28' 59" W127.4km (79.2 miles)
Romero deposit, San Juan Province, Dominican Republic19° 7' 59" N71° 17' 59" W127.5km (79.2 miles)
Filipinas Larimar Mine, Los Checheses, Sierra de Baoruco, Barahona Province, Dominican Republic18° 7' 8" N71° 8' 35" W134.7km (83.7 miles)
Beach gravel, Paraiso, Barahona Province, Dominican Republic17° 59' 4" N71° 9' 57" W138.6km (86.1 miles)
Beach gravel, La Ciénaga, Barahona Province, Dominican Republic18° 3' 51" N71° 6' 21" W140.6km (87.4 miles)
La Toca Mine, Santiago de Los Caballeros, Santiago Province, Dominican Republic19° 23' 3" N70° 43' 45" W193.3km (120.1 miles)
Cerro Maimón Mine (Cerro de Maimón deposit), Maimón, Monseñor Nouel Province, Dominican Republic18° 59' 25" N70° 24' 37" W209.0km (129.9 miles)
Loma Ortega deposit, Falcondo Mine, Bonao, La Vega Province, Dominican Republic18° 59' 3" N70° 24' 30" W209.1km (129.9 miles)
Loma Peguera deposit, Falcondo Mine, Bonao, La Vega Province, Dominican Republic18° 54' 11" N70° 20' 45" W213.6km (132.7 miles)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Poste MarchandSection of populated place18° 32' 48" N72° 19' 58" W0.7km (0.5 miles)
Bel AirSection of populated place18° 33' 6" N72° 20' 20" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Morne A TufSection of populated place18° 32' 17" N72° 20' 43" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Fort National (historical)Fort18° 32' 51" N72° 19' 50" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Saint AntoineSection of populated place18° 32' 40" N72° 19' 42" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Portal Saint JosephSection of populated place18° 33' 11" N72° 20' 34" W1.2km (0.7 miles)
St. MartinSection of populated place18° 33' 5" N72° 19' 53" W1.2km (0.7 miles)
Bois VernaSection of populated place18° 32' 11" N72° 19' 47" W1.2km (0.8 miles)
TurgeauSection of populated place18° 32' 4" N72° 19' 54" W1.2km (0.8 miles)
Port LeoganeSection of populated place18° 32' 8" N72° 20' 49" W1.2km (0.8 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
Caribbean PlateTectonic Plate
HaitiCountry
Ouest Department, HaitiDepartment
The CaribbeanRegion

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Haiti, Ouest, Port-au-Prince99.8.33.0.0.0
Haiti, Ouest, Port-au-Prince, Port-au-Prince99.8.33.105.0.0
Haiti, Ouest, Port-au-Prince, Port-au-Prince, Turgeau99.8.33.105.426.0
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: October 23, 2019 12:18:41
Go to top of page