Lake toba is undoubtedly the main attraction in sumatra and is around 5 hours away by road from medan. Explore medan s sunrise and sunset moonrise and moonset.
An island of extraordinary beauty it bubbles with life and vibrates under the power of nature.
Time in sumatra. The current local time in north sumatra is 21 minutes ahead of apparent solar time. 2 not including adjacent islands such as the mentawai islands enggano island nias island simeulue island riau islands bangka belitung islands and krakatoa archipelago. Thursday june 4 2020 at 23 32 18 utc is coordinated universal time gmt is greenwich mean time.
The lake has the claim to fame of being the largest crater lake of its kind in the world and is said to be the result of a massive volcanic eruption or as local legend has it the result of the wish of a magic fish. Sunrise sunset day length and solar time for north sumatra. Current local time in indonesia north sumatra medan.
A burly russet haired male orangutan swings through the trees of leuser national park a massive rainforest habitat in northern sumatra attempting to chase off a band of hikers who have appeared. Explore padang s sunrise and sunset moonrise and moonset. Explore sumatra holidays and discover the best time and places to visit.
Get padang s weather and area codes time zone and dst. Current local time in indonesia south sumatra palembang. Explore palembang s sunrise and sunset moonrise and moonset.
On december 26 2004 at 7 59 am local time an undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 9 1 struck off the coast of the indonesian island of sumatra. Eruptions earthquakes and tsunamis are sumatran headline grabbers. Current local time in indonesia west sumatra padang.
Great britain united kingdom is one hour ahead of utc during summer. Get medan s weather and area codes time zone and dst. Over the next seven hours a tsunami a series of immense ocean waves triggered by the quake reached out across the indian ocean devastating coastal areas as far away as east africa.
Get palembang s weather and area codes time zone and dst. Sumatra is one of the sunda islands of western indonesia it is the largest island that is entirely indonesian territory and the sixth largest island in the world at 473 481 km 2 182 812 mi. Few isles tempt the imagination with the lure of adventure quite like the wild land of sumatra.