The municipality of Hinatuan is located in the north-eastern part of Mindanao Island facing the Pacific Ocean. It lies within 126° 11” longitude and 8° to 8° 20” latitude. It is bounded in the East by Pacific Ocean, West by the Municipality of Tagbina, North by the Municipality of Barobo and in the South by the City of Bislig. It is under Region XIII of the political subdivision of the country. Hinatuan is approximately 254 kilometers from the Regional Center passing the existing national and 168 kilometers from the capital town of Tandag.