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Arab 'Ubayd Destination Guide

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Arab 'Ubayd in the region of Bābil is located in Iraq - some 50 mi (or 81 km) South of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

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Time in Arab 'Ubayd is now 10:05 PM (Saturday). 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: Nahiyat Saddat al Hindiyah, Nahiyat ar Rajibah, Karbala, Baqubah, Baghdad or Mahdi Husayn. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby films 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 / 66 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 82%
Air Pressure 1037.6 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 16th of December 2018
Few clouds, light breeze.
Few clouds Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)
Monday, 17th of December 2018
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 12°C (54 °F)
Tuesday, 18th of December 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 12°C (54 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °F)

Videos

New Jersey soldier leaves Iraq

00:37 min ( November 25, 2009 by Spike762x39)
Views: 424 - Rating: 5/5

I recorded some of my last steps in Iraq. I am in the Nat'l Guard and spent 9 months in southwest Baghdad hating life, and finally we walked on board a C-17 that took south to Kuwait where we waited t...

ROOF TOP TRAIN STATION

00:12 min ( November 19, 2007 by Squirel0311)
Views: 786 - Rating: 5/5

THE SUN JUST CAME OUT AND THE MOSQUES ARE PLAYING, ITS BEEN 5 MONTHS AND IM GETTING TIRED.. SO ACT CRAZY


Grandes Civilizaciones: Mesopotamia

11:13 min ( July 17, 2008 by artehistoriacom)
Views: 449,857 - Rating: 4.69811/5

Www.artehistoria.com El Antiguo Oriente Medio y Mesopotamia conforman una vasta región y una de las cunas de la civilización. Es en esta extensa zona donde se produjo la transición fundamental desd...

Team galactica travels to the city of th...

05:06 min ( January 31, 2009 by Faceoffkid11)
Views: 75 - Rating: 0/5

It FUKN HURT MI DIK!


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Interesting facts about this location

Saddat al Hindiyah

Saddat al Hindiyah is a city on the Euphrates River in Iraq. It is located just south of Musayyib and 80 km south of Baghdad. In October 2003, the US Army initiated rehabilitation of roads and swamp areas in the Nasir neighborhood of Sadat al Hindiyah, to improve residents’ access to social and economic networks by draining swamps and paving major roads. http://www. usaid. gov/iraq/updates/jan04/iraq_fs15_012004. pdf Both the modern and old Hindiya Barrages are located near this town.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.62, 44.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Babylon Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River

Ishtar Gate

The Ishtar Gate was the eighth gate to the inner city of Babylon. It was constructed in about 575 BC by order of King Nebuchadnezzar II on the north side of the city.

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Located at 32.62, 44.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:6th-century BC architecture, Antikensammlung Berlin, Babylon, Babylonian art and architecture, Nebuchadnezzar II, Sculpture of the Ancient Near East, Visitor attractions in Iraq

Hanging Gardens of Babylon

The Hanging Gardens of Babylon were one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and the only one of the wonders that may have been purely legendary. They were purportedly built in the ancient city-state of Babylon, near present-day Al Hillah, Babil province, in Iraq. The Hanging Gardens were not the only World Wonder in Babylon; the city walls and obelisk attributed to Queen Semiramis were also featured in ancient lists of Wonders.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.62, 44.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Babylon, Babylonian art and architecture, Destroyed landmarks, Fertile Crescent, Gardens in Iraq, Landscape design history, Nebuchadnezzar II, Terraced gardens

Esagila

The Ésagila, a Sumerian name signifying "É (temple) whose top is lofty", was a temple dedicated to Marduk, the protector god of Babylon. It lay south of the ziggurat Etemenanki. In this temple was the cult image inhabited by Marduk, surrounded by cult images of the cities that had fallen under the hegemony of the Babylonian Empire from the 18th century BC; there was also a little lake which was named Abzu by the Babylonian priests.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.62, 44.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Near East temples, Babylonia

Etemenanki

Etemenanki was the name of a ziggurat dedicated to Marduk in the city of Babylon of the 6th century BCE Neo-Babylonian dynasty. Originally seven stories in height, little remains of it now except ruins.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.62, 44.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:6th-century BC architecture, Tower of Babel, Ziggurats

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