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Al Ghanamiyah in the region of Al Muthanná is a town in Iraq - some 154 mi (or 248 km) South-East of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Al Ghanamiyah is now 05:11 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Nasir al Hamud, Kurd, Karbala, Fahd Al Hajim, Baghdad or Qaryat Al Ziyad. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We also found some pictures.

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Interesting facts about this location


Samawah or As Samawah is a city in Iraq, 280 kilometres (174 mi) southeast of Baghdad. The city of Samawah is the modern capital of the Al Muthanna Governorate. The city is located midway between Baghdad and Basra, at the northern edge of the governorate. The province was established in 1975; prior to that date it was a unified province along with Qadissiya (Diwaniya) and Najaf.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.29, 45.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Iraq, District capitals of Iraq, Populated places in Muthanna Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River

As Samawah Stadium

As Samawah Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Samawah, Iraq. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium of Samawa FC. The stadium holds 15,000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.29, 45.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Iraq

Independent High Electoral Commission

The Independent High Electoral Commission is Iraq's electoral commission. The electoral commission is headed by a nine member board. Seven of those members are voting and must be Iraqi citizens. The other two members are the Chief Electoral Officer and an outside expert appointed by the United Nations.

More reading: Independent High Electoral Commission homepage
Located at 31.29, 45.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Election commissions, Government of Iraq, Politics of Iraq

Al-Muthana University

Al Muthanna University is an Iraqi university located in Samawah, Al Muthanna Province, Iraq. It was established in 2007.

More reading: Al-Muthana University homepage
Located at 31.29, 45.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 2007, Universities in Iraq