The Sepik River is the longest river on the island of , and after the and the the third largest by volume. The majority of the river flows through the provinces of Sandaun and East Sepik, with a small section flowing through the province of Papua.

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is the capital of the East Sepik province of . Photo: Toksave, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital of West Sepik, or Sandaun, province in the Sepik region of Papua New Guinea. Photo: Nomadtales, CC BY 2.5.


Latitude of center
-3.8423° or 3° 50' 32.3" south
Longitude of center
143.1389° or 143° 8' 20" east

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Sepik
  • Arabic: سيبيك
  • Belarusian: Рака Сепік
  • Belarusian: Сепік
  • Breton: Sepik
  • Bulgarian: Сепик
  • Catalan: Riu Sepik
  • Catalan: Sepik
  • Cebuano: Sungai Sepik
  • Chinese: 塞皮克河
  • Chuvash: Сепик
  • Croatian: Sepik
  • Czech: Sepik
  • Dutch: Sepik
  • Egyptian Arabic: نهر سيبيك
  • Estonian: Sepiki jõgi
  • Finnish: Sepik
  • French: Sepik
  • Galician: Río Sepik
  • Georgian: სეპიკი
  • German: Kaiserin-Augusta-Fluss
  • German: Kaiserin-Augusta-Fluß
  • German: Sepik
  • German: Sepik-Fluss
  • German: Sepik River
  • Hebrew: ספיק
  • Indonesian: Sepik
  • Indonesian: Sungai Sepik
  • Irish: Sepik
  • Italian: Sepik
  • Japanese: セピック川
  • Korean: 세픽강
  • Lithuanian: Sepikas
  • Norwegian: Sepik
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sepik
  • Persian: سپیک
  • Polish: Sepik
  • Portuguese: Rio Sepik
  • Portuguese: Sepik
  • Russian: Сепик
  • Serbo-Croatian: Sepik
  • Spanish: Rio Sepik
  • Spanish: Río Sepik
  • Spanish: Sepik
  • Swahili: Sepik
  • Swedish: Sungai Sepik
  • Swiss German: Sepik
  • Tok Pisin: Sepik
  • Tosk Albanian: Sepik
  • Turkish: Sepik
  • Ukrainian: Селік
  • Ukrainian: Сепік
  • Welsh: Afon Sepik

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