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Al 'Ayadin in the region of Bābil is located in Iraq - some 72 mi (or 116 km) South of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

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Time in Al 'Ayadin is now 02:05 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Kazim al 'Amash, Karbala, Duwayr, Baghdad, As Samawah or Hadi Shakir. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby film in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

19°C / 65 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 91%
Air Pressure 1037 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Monday, 17th of December 2018
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 12°C (53 °F)
Tuesday, 18th of December 2018
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Wednesday, 19th of December 2018
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 11°C (51 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)

Videos

The Jews of Babel

08:53 min ( November 14, 2010 by shezafnet)
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Interesting facts about this location

Al Kifl

Al Kifl is a town in southeastern Iraq on the Euphrates River, between Najaf and Al Hillah. The population in and near the town is about 15,000. Kifl is the location of a tomb claimed to be that of holy man Dhul-Kifl who is believed be the biblical prophet Ezekiel. A project to renovate the tomb and develop it as a tourist attraction has proven controversial.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.31, 44.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Babylon Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River

Dilbat

Dilbat (modern Tell ed-Duleim or Tell al-Deylam, Iraq) was an ancient Sumerian minor city located southeast from Babylon on the eastern bank of the Western Euphrates in modern day Al-Qādisiyyah, Iraq. The ziggurat E-ibe-Anu, dedicated to the goddess Urash, was located in the center of the city and was mentioned in the Epic of Gilgamesh.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.31, 44.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iraq, Former populated places in Iraq, Qadisiyyah Province, Sumerian cities

Borsippa

Borsippa was an important ancient city of Sumer, built on both sides of a lake about 17.7 km southwest of Babylon on the east bank of the Euphrates. The site of Borsippa is in Babylon Province, Iraq and now called Birs Nimrud, the Arabs identifying the site with Nimrod.

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Located at 32.31, 44.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iraq, Babil Governorate, Former populated places in Iraq, Sumerian cities

Hillah

Hillah, also spelled Hilla or Al Hillah is a city in central Iraq on the Hilla branch of the Euphrates River, 100 km south of Baghdad. The population is estimated at 364,700 in 1998. It is the capital of Babylon Province and is located adjacent to the ancient city of Babylon, and close to the ancient cities of Borsippa and Kish.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.31, 44.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Iraq, District capitals of Iraq, Holy cities, Populated places in Babylon Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River

2005 Al Hillah bombing

The Al Hillah bombing killed 127 people, chiefly men lining up to join the Iraqi police forces, at the recruiting centre on February 28, 2005 in Al Hillah, Iraq. The bombing caused a worsening of Iraqi-Jordanian diplomatic relations after it was learnt that suicide bomber, Raed Mansour al-Banna, had come from Jordan. Banna's family in Jordan gave him a heroic funeral, angering many Iraqi Shia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.31, 44.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Attacks on marketplaces in Iraq, Foreign relations of Iraq, Foreign relations of Jordan, Iraq–Jordan relations, Mass murder in 2005, Suicide car and truck bombings in Iraq, Terrorist incidents in Iraq in 2005

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