Machkhara Destination Guide
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Machkhara in the region of Georgia (general) is a place located in Georgia - some 74 mi (or 119 km) North-West of Tbilisi, the country's capital.
Local time in Machkhara is now 02:34 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tbilisi" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Erzurum, Vladikavkaz, Nal'chik, Grozny, Elista or Vametkau. When in this area, you might want to check out Ugardanta, Tsuskugomi, Tsamadi, Tsagata, Tli and Mayram as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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Interesting facts about this location
Java or Dzau is a town of approximately 1,500 people in Georgia According to Georgia's current official administrative division, Java is a main town of Java district in the north of Shida Kartli region. According to the South Ossetian side Dzau is an administrative center of Dzau district. The town is situated on the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasus, within the Greater Liakhvi Gorge, 1,040 m above sea level. Java is the second largest urban settlement in South Ossetia, after Tskhinvali.
Located at 42.48, 43.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Kabargin Oth Group
Kabargin Oth Group is a group of volcanoes located in Georgia / in South Ossetia. It consists of a dozen cinder cones and lava domes and is located near the border with Russia, southwest of Mount Kazbek volcano.
Located at 42.48, 43.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
1991 Racha earthquake
The 1991 Racha earthquake occurred in the province of Racha, Georgia at 9:12 UTC on 29 April. Centered on the districts of Oni and Ambrolauri on the southern foothills of the Greater Caucasus mountains, it killed 270, left approximately 100,000 homeless and caused severe damage, including to several medieval monuments. It had a magnitude of 7.0 and was the most powerful earthquake recorded in the Caucasus.
Located at 42.48, 43.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
South Ossetian Autonomous Oblast
The South Ossetian Autonomous Oblast was an autonomous oblast of the Soviet Union created within the Georgian SSR on April 20, 1922. Its autonomy was revoked on December 10, 1990 by the Supreme Soviet of the Georgian SSR, leading to the First South Ossetian War. Currently, its territory is controlled by the breakaway Republic of South Ossetia.
Located at 42.48, 43.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Ossetian Military Road
The Ossetian Military Road was constructed, between 1854 and 1889, by Imperial Russian authorities in the Caucasus. The road runs through the Rioni and Ardon river valleys and links Kutaisi, Georgia with Alagir, Russian Federation, crossing the Greater Caucasus crest through the Mamison Pass. The 270-km-long route is seldom used today, having been supplanted by the Trans-Caucasian Highway.
Located at 42.48, 43.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
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