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Ash Shahimiyah Ash Sharqiyah Destination Guide

Discover Ash Shahimiyah Ash Sharqiyah in Iraq!

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Ash Shahimiyah Ash Sharqiyah in the region of Wāsiţ is a place located in Iraq - some 52 mi (or 84 km) South-East of Baghdad, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Ash Shahimiyah Ash Sharqiyah

Local time in Ash Shahimiyah Ash Sharqiyah is now 11:10 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baghdad" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tawil, Tall Umm al Khanazir, Shuzayf, Karbala, Baqubah or Tulul ar Rabi'iyah. When in this area, you might want to check out Ash Shahimiyah, Hammud, Ash Shahimiyah Ash Sharqiyah, Jam'iyat 'Adnan an Nawwar, Mahasin Khalaf and Hasan Mahawish as well. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

25°C / 77 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 19%
Air Pressure 1019.2 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (8 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 26th of April 2019
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Saturday, 27th of April 2019
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Overcast clouds Day: 29°C (83 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)
Sunday, 28th of April 2019
Sky is clear, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 30°C (85 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Dayr al-'Aqul

The Battle of Dayr al-‘Aqul was fought on April 8, 876 between forces of the Saffarid amir Ya'qub ibn Laith and the Abbasid Caliphate. Taking place some 80 km southeast (downstream) of Baghdad, the battle ended in a decisive victory for the Abbasids, forcing Ya`qub to halt his advance into Iraq.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.8, 45.03 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:870s conflicts, 876, 9th century in Asia, Battles involving the Abbasid Caliphate, Iraq under the Abbasid Caliphate, Saffarid dynasty