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Geography and Climate
Palawan - Philippine island, which together with nearby islands forms a province bearing the same name. The population of the province is about 755 000 inhabitants. Palawan is 425 kilometers long, and is also about 9 kilometers wide.
The total area of Palawan is quite significant - 14 896 square kilometers. The island of Palawan is located between the Sulu Sea, in southeast direction, and also the South China Sea, lying in direction to northwest.
The administrative center of Palawan is Puerto Princesa. Palawan Island is divided by a mountain range, which has a significant impact on the climate. The main annual rainfall falls in the period from early May to the end of December. Climate of Palawan - subequatorial, quite hot. The air temperature here in on average ranges from + 26 ° C to + 27 ° C.
The time zone of Palawan Island: GMT + 8 (+ 4 hours from Moscow).
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