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Al Qaryah al 'Asriyah in the region of Bābil is located in Iraq - some 31 mi (or 51 km) South of Baghdad, the country's capital.

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Current time in Al Qaryah al 'Asriyah is now 03:48 PM (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: Tawfiq, Shaykh Ghannam, Karbala, Baqubah, Qaryat al Bahbahani or Rashid 'Uwayd. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We discovered some video in the web. 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

14°C / 57 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 3°C / 37 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 85%
Air Pressure 1030.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 23rd of January 2019
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Broken clouds Day: 12°C (54 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)
Thursday, 24th of January 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Friday, 25th of January 2019
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 11°C (53 °F)


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Interesting facts about this location


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, 44.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Iraq, Populated places in Babylon Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River

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, 44.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Government of Iraq, Iraq and weapons of mass destruction

Parthian Empire

The Parthian Empire (also known as the Arsacid Empire, was a major Iranian political and cultural power in ancient Iran better known as ancient Persia. Its latter name comes from Arsaces I of Parthia who, as leader of the Parni tribe, founded it in the mid-3rd century BC when he conquered the Parthia region in Iran's northeast, then a satrapy in rebellion against the Seleucid Empire. Mithridates I of Parthia greatly expanded the empire by seizing Media and Mesopotamia from the Seleucids.

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Located at 32.89, 44.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:224 disestablishments, Ancient history of Iraq, Former countries in Asia, Former empires, History of Iran, History of Pakistan, History of Turkmenistan, Parthian Empire, Persian history, Pre-Islamic heritage of Iran, Pre-Islamic history of Afghanistan, Seleucid Empire successor states, States and territories established in 247 BC

Battle of Ctesiphon (363)

The Battle of Ctesiphon took place on May 29, 363 between the armies of Roman Emperor Julian and the Sassanid King Shapur II outside the walls of the Persian capital Ctesiphon. The battle was a Roman tactical victory, although Julian was killed following the subsequent Battle of Samarra and the Roman forces found themselves unable to continue their campaign as they were too far from their supply lines.

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Located at 32.89, 44.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 19 mi away.
Tags:363, 4th-century conflicts, Battles involving the Roman Empire, Battles involving the Sassanid Empire, Battles of the Roman–Persian Wars

Salman Pak

For the companion of Muhammad, see Salman Pak (person) Salman Pak is a city approximately 15 miles south of Baghdad near a peninsula formed by a broad eastward bend of the Tigris River. It is named after Salman the Persian, a companion of Muhammad who is buried there. It is quite close to the Salman Pak facility, an Iraqi military installation which was a key center of Saddam Hussein's biological and chemical weapons programs.

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Located at 32.89, 44.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 19 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Diyala Province