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Al Mukhaysah Destination Guide

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Al Mukhaysah in the region of Diyala Province is a town in Iraq - some 43 mi (or 70 km) North-East of Baghdad, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Al Mukhaysah is now 11:53 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tikrit, Suwayhah, Qaryat ash Shaykh Sa'd, Zuhrah, Al 'Ajami or Sa'id Abu Hamid. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Qaryat az Zuhayrat, Qal'at al Wandiyah, Sa'b Bin 'Abd al Hamid, Ukusaybah, Zaghiniyah and Qaryat Abu Sayda as Saghirah. We also found some pictures.


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Interesting facts about this location

Eshnunna

Eshnunna was an ancient Sumerian city and city-state in central Mesopotamia. Although situated in the Diyala Valley north-east of Sumer proper, the city nonetheless belonged securely within the Sumerian cultural milieu. The tutelary deity of the city was Tishpak (Tišpak).

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Located at 33.91, 44.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Iraq, Diyala Province, Former populated places in Iraq, Sumerian cities

Baqubah

Baqubah is the capital of Iraq's Diyala Governorate. The city is located some 50 km to the northeast of Baghdad, on the Diyala River. In 2003 it had an estimated population of some 467,900 people. Baqubah served as a way station between Baghdad and Khorasan on the medieval Silk Road. During the Abbasid Caliphate, it was known for its date and fruit orchards, irrigated by the Nahrawan Canal.

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Located at 33.91, 44.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Iraq, District capitals of Iraq, Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places in Diyala Province

Al Ba'quba Stadium

Al Ba'quba Stadium, is a multi-use stadium in Diyala, Iraq. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium of Diyala football club. The stadium holds 10,000 people.

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Located at 33.91, 44.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Diyala Province, Football venues in Iraq

Muqdadiyah

Muqdadiyah (also transliterated Al-Muqdadiyah, Muqdadia, Miqdadiyah) is a city in the Diyala Governorate of Iraq. The city is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:33|58|43|N|44|56|13|E| | |name= }}, about 80 km northeast of Baghdad and 30 km northeast of Baquba, the capital of Diyala.

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Located at 33.91, 44.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Iraq, District capitals of Iraq, Populated places in Diyala Province

Buhriz

Buhriz is an Iraqi town of about 40,000 located 25 miles north of Baghdad and 6 miles south of the major city of Baquba. The town of Buhriz is heavily agricultural, located on fertile land along the Diyala River and engaged in the cultivation of date palms, orange trees, and other crops. It maintains a rural character despite its proximity to Baquba and Baghdad, with many residents living in traditional mud huts with some concrete-block houses.

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Located at 33.91, 44.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Diyala Province