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Abbas Radi Destination Guide

Delve into Abbas Radi in Iraq!

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Abbas Radi in the region of Bābil is located in Iraq - some 34 mi (or 54 km) South of Baghdad, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Abbas Radi in Iraq

Current time in Abbas Radi is now 10:57 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Shaykh Ghannam, Sayyid 'Azim, Salman al Husayn, Mahmud al Halim, Karm Jihad 'Isa or Abbas Radi. While being here, make sure to check out Sunaydiq, Abd Allah 'Ali, Muhammad Shaykh Qasim, Nahiyat Jurf as Sakhr, Muhammad Huwaydi and Qaryat as Su'aydat as well. We also found some pictures.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

19°C / 67 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1031.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 17th of January 2018
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Broken clouds Day: 15°C (60 °F)
Night: 6°C (42 °F)
Thursday, 18th of January 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 16°C (62 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Friday, 19th of January 2018
Light rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)


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Interesting facts about this location

Al Qa'qaa

The Al Qa'qaa State Establishment was a massive weapons facility 48 kilometres south of Baghdad. It is near to the towns of Yusifiyah and Iskandariya at the geographic coordinates {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:33|0|54|N|44|13|12|E| | |name= }}. Covering an area of over 28 km², the site comprises 116 separate factories and over 1,100 structures of various kinds. It is now disused and many of the buildings have been destroyed by bombing, looting and accidental explosions.

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Located at 32.89, 44.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Government of Iraq, Iraq and weapons of mass destruction


Al-Iskandariya or Alexandria (الإسكندرية, also given as Iskandariyah, Iskanderiyah, Iskanderiya, Iskanderiyeh or Sikandariyeh or Al Askandariyah) is an ancient city in central Iraq, one of a number of towns in the Near East named after Alexander the Great. It is largely populated by Shia and Sunni Muslims, and is located about 25 miles (40 km) south of Baghdad, near the Euphrates River.

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Located at 32.89, 44.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Iraq, Populated places in Babylon Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River


Latifiya is an Iraqi city south of Baghdad, inhabited by 250 thousand people. It is home to the 1/4/6 Iraqi Army Battalion and US Patrol Base Latifiya.

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Located at 32.89, 44.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Babylon Province

Geography of Iraq

The geography of Iraq is diverse and falls into four main regions: the desert (west of the Euphrates), Upper Mesopotamia (between the upper Tigris and Euphrates rivers), the northern highlands of Iraqi Kurdistan, and Lower Mesopotamia, the alluvial plain extending from around Tikrit to the Persian Gulf.

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Located at 32.89, 44.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Fertile Crescent, Geography of Iraq

Akkadian Empire

The Akkadian Empire /əˈkeɪdiən/ was an empire centered in the city of Akkad /ˈækæd/ and its surrounding region in ancient Mesopotamia which united all the indigenous Akkadian speaking Semites and the Sumerian speakers under one rule. During the 3rd millennium BC, there developed a very intimate cultural symbiosis between the Sumerians and the Semitic Akkadians, which included widespread bilingualism.

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Located at 32.89, 44.2 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Akkadian Empire, Ancient Near East, Ancient history of Iraq, Archaeology of Iraq, Assyrian geography, Fertile Crescent

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A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.

Moslih Eddin Saadi