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Massawa in the region of Semēnawī Kʼeyih Bahrī with it's 23,100 inhabitants is a town in Eritrea - some 39 mi (or 63 km) North-East of Asmara, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Massawa

Current time in Massawa is now 05:05 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Asmara" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Al Hudaydah, Jizan, Abha, Nauret, Mek'ele or Ghedem. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zaga, Sheh Abdel K'adir, Massawa, Hit'ublo, Hit'imlo and Amatere. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Massawa Trip - Reportage [ ]

33:14 min ( May 22, 2012 by TubeExpression)
Views: 1,262 - Rating: 5/5

Eri-TV journalists takes us around Massawa. WATCH MORE VIDEOS - LINK: www.youtube.com SUBSRIBE - LINK: www.youtube.com

Eritrea - The History of Massawa (Docume...

38:37 min ( May 22, 2012 by TubeExpression)
Views: 4,489 - Rating: 5/5

WATCH MORE VIDEOS - LINK: www.youtube.com SUBSRIBE - LINK: www.youtube.com Massawa, also known as Mitsiwa (Ge'ez miiwa, Arabic maawaʿ, Italian Massaua) and Batsiʿ[2] (Ge'ez bāiʿ, formerly bā...


New Asmara Massawa Road

00:27 min ( December 16, 2008 by GualVue)
Views: 10,490 - Rating: 5/5

Filfil selemuna-shebah road

Massawa early morning having fun

01:01 min ( December 08, 2009 by dodo3000)
Views: 150 - Rating: 0/5

This was around 3am in the morning in Massawa trying to find a club to go to. Really drunk at this point


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Interesting facts about this location

Massawa District

Massawa Subregion is a subregion in the Northern Red Sea Region of Eritrea. Its capital lies at Massawa.

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Located at 15.61, 39.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Eritrea, Massawa, Northern Red Sea Region

1921 Massawa earthquake

The 1921 Massawa Earthquake was a seismic movement that took place off the coast of Massawa, Eritrea on 1921-08-14. The first aftershock after the initial earthquake was of similar magnitude. Significant damage was caused to the harbour at Massawa with a number of deaths reported. After shocks were felt as far away as Asmara and Dekemhare

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Located at 15.61, 39.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1921 earthquakes, Earthquakes in Eritrea, Massawa, Red Sea

Massawa International Airport

Massawa International Airport is an international airport in Massawa, a major city in the Northern Red Sea region of Eritrea.

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Located at 15.61, 39.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Eritrea, Massawa

Dogali

Dogali is a town in eastern Eritrea. Situated near Massawa, it became famous for the Battle of Dogali, on January 24, 1887, between Italy and Ethiopia.

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Located at 15.61, 39.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Eritrea