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Marka Destination Guide

Delve into Marka in Jordan!

Marka in the region of Amman is a city in Jordan - some 3 mi (or 5 km) North-East of Amman, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Marka in Jordan

Current time in Marka is now 03:17 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Latakia, Yajuz, Umm as Summaq or Beersheba. While being here, make sure to check out Urjan ash Sharqiyah, Tabarbawr, Marka, Khirbat Juraybah, Khirbat ar Rusayfah and Russeifa as well. We encountered 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

24°C / 75 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 953.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 21°C (69 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 11°C (51 °F)

Videos

Welcome to Jordan ( Amman - Jordan - )

04:24 min ( March 07, 2012 by BlessJordan)
Views: 7,842 - Rating: 5/5

The capital and largest city of Jordan. It is the country's , cultural and commercial centre and one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world

Amman - A City in Motion (Time Lapse Vid...

03:30 min ( July 29, 2012 by visitjordan)
Views: 18,604 - Rating: 4.94969/5

Amman is a bustling city of colour, people, and lights. Enjoy this time lapse video of a day in the city: from sun rise to sun set, from downtown to modern uptown, from street markets to malls - a day...


Amman - As Never seen Before (time lapse...

02:35 min ( October 07, 2012 by TK ART)
Views: 7,872 - Rating: 4.87879/5

Cinematography,Editing and Post Production by Majd D.Selbi Ahmed AL-Samra'ee , ( ) , , - From the different corners of Amman, comes this vibrant time lap...

Fight for Aleppo intensifies in Syria

02:01 min ( July 25, 2012 by AlJazeeraEnglish)
Views: 8,792 - Rating: 3.5641/5

Syrian army helicopters fired rockets and machineguns near central Aleppo on Tuesday as they battled rebels trying to enlarge their foothold in the country's second city, forcing residents to flee. Re...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Marka during the next days.

21
Oct
2017

Taghreedat Forum: Turn Your Talent Into Revenue Online | ملتقى تغريدات: كيف يمكن للمهارات أن تتحول إلى دخل ثابت على الإنترنت؟

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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22
Oct
2017

Network With International Universities - Study In USA, Spain & UAE

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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26
Oct
2017

Sebastien Leger

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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29
Oct
2017

Matt Lloyd Presents: Make $10,000 Cash At Month [Amman Virtual Event]

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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01
Nov
2017

FREE Try Out Belly Dance (Oriental)

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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09
Nov
2017

FREE Ballet & Gymnastic Try Out

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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12
Nov
2017

منطقة المال - دائرة تدريب مهارات الحياة | آوت أند أباوت

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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دائرة المحادثة بالانجليزي مع آوت آند أباوت

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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13
Nov
2017

20117

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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14
Nov
2017

التفريق للشقاق والنزاع، دائرة قانون الأحوال الشخصية | آوت آند أباوت

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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Interesting facts about this location

Amman Civil Airport

Amman Civil Airport at Marka, is a one-terminal airport situated in East Amman, Jordan. It was the home hub of Royal Jordanian Airlines, the national flag carrier, until Queen Alia International Airport was opened in 1983. It mainly serves now as a regional airport servicing domestic and nearby international routes, as well as charter and private VIP flights. It is home to airlines such as Royal Wings, Jordan Aviation, and Arab Wings. Amman Airport is operational 24 hours a day.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.98, 35.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Jordan, Buildings and structures in Amman

Roman theater (Jordan)

The Roman Theatre is an ancient Roman theater in Amman, Jordan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.98, 35.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Roman theatre buildings, Buildings and structures completed in the 2nd century, Buildings and structures in Amman, Roman sites in Jordan

Raghadan Flagpole

The Raghadan Flagpole is a 126.8-metre tall flagpole in Amman, Jordan. It was built from steel and erected on the grounds of Raghadan Palace at the royal compound of Al-Maquar. The leader of Jordan, King Abdullah II, officially hoisted the country's flag on 10 June 2003. It was the tallest free-standing flagpole in the world at the time, and is clearly visible across the capital as well as from as far away as 20 kilometres .

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.98, 35.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 2003, Buildings and structures in Amman, Flagpoles

King Abdullah I Mosque

The King Abdullah I Mosque, built between 1982 and 1989 in Amman, Jordan. It is capped by a magnificent blue mosaic dome beneath which 3,000 Muslims may offer prayer.

More reading: King Abdullah I Mosque homepage
Located at 31.98, 35.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:1989 establishments in Jordan, Buildings and structures completed in 1989, Buildings and structures in Amman, Mosques in Jordan

Amman

Amman is the capital and largest city of Jordan. It is the country's political, cultural and commercial centre and one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. The Greater Amman area has a population of 2,842,629 as of 2010. The population of Amman is expected to jump from 2.8 million to almost 6.5 million by 2025 due to constant and rapid immigration. The recent economic growth experienced in Amman is unmatched by any other Arab city except those located in the Gulf.

More reading: Amman homepage
Located at 31.98, 35.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Amman, Archaeological sites in Jordan, Capitals in Asia, Fertile Crescent, Hebrew Bible cities, Megalithic monuments in the Middle East, Populated places in the Amman Governorate, Tourism in Jordan

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