Central address: Isabel Province, Solomon Islands
Time Zone: Pacific/Guadalcanal
Latitude: 8° 9' 58.4856'' S
Longitude: 159° 37' 8.3388'' E
Coordinates: 8°08′S 159°35′E / 8.133°S 159.583°E / -8.133; 159.583 Buala is a town in the Solomon Islands located on Santa Isabel Island (the longest of the Solomon Islands). Buala consists of Jejevo station and Buala Village. Buala is located on a side of a hill so there is no place for the town to expand, new feeder roads have been continuously developed to the east and western ends of the township. One of these roads reached as far as Hovokiolo village in the west Maringe district. Kubolota, Tithiro, and Maglau are villages close to this small town. Higher up inland, are Tirotogna, Bara, Gurena and Kolokofa. People from these villages also frequent Buala town. The highest point, Mt Kubonitu, can be reached with the help of some tour guide from Tirotogna and Bara village. This peak is close to these two villages. Buala is small and is very limited with things you can do. There is a hospital in the area, but more serious cases are usually flown to Honiara. There is a branch of NBSI bank, now called Bank of South Pacific located in the area where you can do your banking. Again, it is only limited to small amounts since its small. You are better of to convert any foreign currency while in Honiara.
The latitude of Buala is -8.166246, and the longitude is 159.618983. Buala is a city is located at Solomon Islands with the gps coordinates of 8° 9' 58.4856'' S and 159° 37' 8.3388'' E. The elevation of Buala is 216.893, the time zone is Pacific/Guadalcanal.
|Elevation||216.893||DMS Lat||8° 9' 58.4856'' S|
|DMS Lng||159° 37' 8.3388'' E||GeoHASH||rw9981qupvkjp|
|UTM Zone||57L||UTM Easting||568184.455559851|
|UTM Northing||9097270.56181051||Time Zone||Pacific/Guadalcanal|
|Country||Solomon Islands||Country Code||677|