Sundials - World's Oldest Clocks

North American Sundial Society

Pearl City, Oahu  

Sundial 535
State/Province:  Hawaii Country:  USA
Dial Type:  Horizontal Condition:  Good
Latitude:   21° 24' N Longitude:   157° 59' W
Location:
  • University of Hawaii Urban Garden
    955 Kamehameha Hwy.
    Pearl City, HI
 
Description:
  • A 28 foot stone horizontal dial with 8 foot high black wood and fiberglass gnomon located in a children's Sundial Garden. Hour markers are Roman numerals cast into concrete blocks. Dial is screened by koa and lonomea trees.
 
General Information:Inscription:
  • Owner: College of Tropical Agriculture & Human Resources, University of Hawaii
  • N (Mauka), E (Diamond Head), S (Makai), W (Ewa)
  • Designer: Steve Nagano
  • Builder: H. Dale Sato
  • Construction Date: 2002