Leone, American Samoa

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Leone
Village
Zion Church
Zion Church
Leone is located in American Samoa
Leone
Leone
Coordinates: 14°20′38″S 170°47′06″W / 14.34389°S 170.78500°W / -14.34389; -170.78500
Country  United States
Territory  American Samoa
Area
 • Total 2.37 sq mi (6.13 km2)
Population (2012)
 • Total 2,902
 • Density 1,200/sq mi (470/km2)

Leone' is a village on the south-west coast of Tutuila Island, American Samoa.

Tsunami[edit]

Leone was devastated by a tsunami on September 29, 2009. The tsunami was generated by a magnitude 8.0 suboceanic earthquake.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 17 deaths reported after Samoa quake

Coordinates: 14°20′38″S 170°47′06″W / 14.34389°S 170.78500°W / -14.34389; -170.78500