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Arab 'Ali az Zahir Destination Guide

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Arab 'Ali az Zahir in the region of Bābil is a city in Iraq - some 28 mi (or 45 km) South-West of Baghdad, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Arab 'Ali az Zahir in Iraq

Current time in Arab 'Ali az Zahir is now 08:48 PM (Thursday). 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: Tall 'Idan, Sunaydiq, Shaykh Biyuti, Jumblatiyat Rashid al Mulla, Qal'at Sayyid Mahmud or Arab 'Ali Dhib. While being here, make sure to check out Salman al Husayn, Abd Allah 'Ali, Nayif al 'Ajil, Muhammad Shaykh Qasim, Muhammad Huwaydi and Khudayr 'Abbas as well. We also found some pictures.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

30°C / 87 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 47%
Air Pressure 1025.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 23rd of March 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 18°C (65 °F)
Saturday, 24th of March 2018
Scattered clouds, strong breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Sunday, 25th of March 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 21°C (70 °F)
Night: 15°C (59 °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 32.98, 44.19 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Government of Iraq, Iraq and weapons of mass destruction


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 32.98, 44.19 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Babylon Province

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 32.98, 44.19 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Akkadian Empire, Ancient Near East, Ancient history of Iraq, Archaeology of Iraq, Assyrian geography, Fertile Crescent


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 32.98, 44.19 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Iraq, Populated places in Babylon Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River

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 32.98, 44.19 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Fertile Crescent, Geography of Iraq

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