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Atiyah 'Abud Destination Guide

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Atiyah 'Abud in the region of Bābil is a place in Iraq - some 47 mi (or 75 km) South of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Atiyah 'Abud

Current time in Atiyah 'Abud is now 12:14 AM (Wednesday). 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: Qaryat Sinjar, Salman al 'Umayr, Qasr al Muhannawiyah, Karbala, Baqubah or Atiyah 'Abud. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Shaykh Muhammad Bayk, Nahiyat al Imam, Qal'at 'Umran az Zunbur, Qaryat al Khatuniyah, Dukhaylah and Qaryat 'Amiyah 'Asi. We saw some videos 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

47°C / 116 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 33°C / 92 °F
Evening Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 24%
Air Pressure 1018.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 26th of September 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 40°C (103 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Thursday, 27th of September 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 40°C (104 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Friday, 28th of September 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 35°C (95 °F)
Night: 29°C (83 °F)

Videos

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...

Iraki kocsikázás

04:34 min ( March 07, 2011 by amongol)
Views: 73 - Rating: 0/5

From road Tampa to Camp Charlie


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Interesting facts about this location

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.67, 44.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 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

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.

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Located at 32.67, 44.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:6th-century BC architecture, Tower of Babel, Ziggurats

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 32.67, 44.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Babylon, Babylonian art and architecture, Destroyed landmarks, Fertile Crescent, Gardens in Iraq, Landscape design history, Nebuchadnezzar II, Terraced gardens

Kish (Sumer)

Kish was an ancient city of Sumer in Mesopotamia, considered to have been located near the modern Tell al-Uhaymir in the Babil Governorate of Iraq, some 12 km east of Babylon and 80 km south of Baghdad.

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Located at 32.67, 44.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iraq, 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.

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Located at 32.67, 44.49 (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