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Qir Moav Destination Guide

Delve into Qir Moav in Jordan!

Qir Moav in the region of Ma’an with it's 22,581 residents is a city in Jordan - some 55 mi (or 89 km) South of Amman, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Qir Moav in Jordan

Current time in Qir Moav is now 02:30 PM (Monday). 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, Khirbat Abu Hamid, Az Zutt, At Tayyibah or Beersheba. While being here, make sure to check out Zahum, Umm ad Dajaj, Samra, Sakka, Izra and Karak 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

27°C / 81 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 87 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 60%
Air Pressure 1003.5 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 30th of May 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 21°C (71 °F)
Wednesday, 31st of May 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)
Thursday, 1st of June 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 15°C (58 °F)

Videos

The Crusaders Castle of Karak

05:56 min ( May 18, 2010 by globekarter)
Views: 1,059 - Rating: 5/5

A short visit to this impressive place

Madaba - Mt Nebo - Wadi al-Mujib - Kara...

01:48 min ( November 23, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 1,120 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Rabbitcruiser's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these...


Sodom and Gomorrah Phungster's photos ar...

02:05 min ( February 14, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 608 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Phungster's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vid...

Ein gedi- Israel

03:25 min ( May 27, 2009 by 401gal)
Views: 2,464 - Rating: 0/5

Miriam & me visiting Kibbuz Ein gadi the botanical garden the Dead Sea - the lowest place on eart To my friend Miriam


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Interesting facts about this location

Al Karak

Karak (also Kerak) is a city in Jordan that is known for the famous crusader castle Kerak. The castle is one of the three largest castles in the region, the other two being in Syria. Karak is the capital city of Karak Governorate. Karak, once a Kingdom, lies 140 km to the south of Amman on the King's Highway. An ancient Crusader stronghold, it is situated on a hilltop about 1000 meters above sea level and is surrounded on three sides by a valley. Karak has a view of the Dead Sea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.18, 35.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Jordan, Moab, Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places in the Karak Governorate

Rabba

Rabba is a town in Jordan in the governorate of Al Karak. It is about 15 kilometers away from the city of Karak itself. It has a population of about 9,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.18, 35.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Karak Governorate

Bab edh-Dhra

Bab edh-Dhra (bāb al-dhrā') is the site of an Early Bronze Age city located near the Dead Sea, on the south bank of Wadi Kerak. Artifacts from Bab edh-Dhra are on display at Karak Archaeological Museum in Jordan; and the Kelso Bible Lands Museum housed at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary in Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.18, 35.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Former populated places in Southwest Asia

Zoara

Zoara, the biblical Zoar, previously called Bela, was one of the five cities of the plain of Jordan in Genesis in the Tanakh or Old Testament, which escaped the "brimstone and fire" which destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, for having sheltered Lot and his daughters. It is mentioned by Josephus; Ptolemy (V, xvi, 4); and by Eusebius and Saint Jerome in the Onomasticon. Zoara is also a Roman Catholic titular see of Palestina Tertia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.18, 35.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Hebrew Bible places, Titular sees in Asia

Wadi Zered

The Wadi Zered is a wadi in western Jordan. Also known in Jordan as Wadi-Hasa. In ancient times it was the boundary between Moab and Edom. Mentioned in the Torah. The wadi is very big and long and ends in the Dead Sea in the town Safe (Al-Safi). The Wadi area is full of farmers which use the water for mostly vegetables like tomatoes and melons.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.18, 35.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Landforms of Jordan, Wadi

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