Yakit Destination Guide
Delve into Yakit in Turkey!
Yakit in the region of Diyarbakır is a place located in Turkey - some 455 mi (or 732 km) East of Ankara, the country's capital.
Local time in Yakit is now 09:12 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Istanbul" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Mosul, Aleppo, Ad Darbasiyah, Yuvacik, Uzunova or Cebeci. While being here, you might want to check out Uckuyu, Yakit, Karaorman, Zeyrek, Yayik and Yayit as well. We also found some pictures.
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Interesting facts about this location
Kulp is a district of Diyarbakır Province in Turkey. The population is 10,119 as of 2010.
Located at 38.34, 41.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Silvan Dam is located in the district of Silvan of Diyarbakır Province in southeastern Turkey.
Batman Dam is one of the 22 dams of the Southeastern Anatolia Project of Turkey, built on the Batman River in southeastern of Turkey. There is a hydroelectric power plant, established in 1998, at the dam, with a power output of 198 MW.
Located at 38.34, 41.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
The Malabadi Bridge is an arch bridge spanning the Batman River near the town of Silvan in southeastern Turkey. It was built between 1146 and 1147 during the Artuk period by Timurtas of Mardin, son of Ilgazi, grandson of Artuk. It was restored in the late twelfth century, and recently in the beginning of the 20th century. It was once the only bridge across the river in this area, and was in continuous use until the 1950s, when a new road bridge was opened upstream.
The Batman River is a major tributary of the Tigris, joining it near the source of Tigris called Dicle River in southeast Turkey. It originates in the Anti-Taurus Mountains (at the Sason and Genç mountains) and flows approximately from north to south, passing near the city of Batman and forming a natural border between the Batman Province and Diyarbakır Province. The historic Malabadi Bridge (built in 1146–1147) crosses the river near the town of Silvan.
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