Which direction are Easter Island moai facing?

inland
sea
volcano
east
There is only one ahu (group of stat­ues), Ahu Akivi, with moai facing the ocean. It is unusual also by being one of the few inland ahus. At all other ahus (in­clud­ing all coastal ones) moai face inland.

Answers distribution

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flagFinland
100%
0%
0%
0%
13
flagthe United Arab Emirates
81%
4%
4%
9%
22
flagCzech Republic
72%
0%
0%
18%
11
flagAustria
58%
16%
8%
16%
12
flagAustralia
53%
23%
0%
23%
13
flagGreece
53%
23%
0%
23%
13
flagthe Netherlands
52%
27%
9%
11%
44
flagItaly
52%
26%
0%
21%
19
flagSweden
50%
33%
0%
16%
12
flagthe United Kingdom
42%
32%
9%
15%
177
flagGermany
42%
34%
8%
13%
101
flagthe United States
37%
36%
9%
17%
108
flagIndia
33%
38%
4%
23%
21
flagPoland
31%
39%
11%
16%
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flagFrance
31%
52%
5%
10%
19
flagCanada
30%
7%
23%
30%
13
flagRepublic of Ireland
25%
51%
7%
14%
27
flagNorway
25%
43%
6%
25%
16
flagSpain
18%
45%
18%
18%
11
flagUnknown
12%
48%
16%
21%
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Gender

men26%
women31%
inland
26%
31%
sea
41%
39%
volcano
13%
11%
east
19%
17%

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