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Aziz Destination Guide

Explore Aziz in Turkey.

Aziz in the region of Gümüşhane is a town in Turkey - some 354 mi (or 570 km) East of Ankara, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Aziz

Current time in Aziz is now 08:34 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Istanbul" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Mosul, Aleppo, Yarbasi, Tunceli, Orenbel or Mahmatli. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Balkaya, Asagiozluce, Agilkoy, Tutenli, Sadak and Aziz. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

17°C / 62 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 52%
Air Pressure 815.4 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 23rd of September 2018
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 4°C (39 °F)
Monday, 24th of September 2018
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 5°C (40 °F)
Tuesday, 25th of September 2018
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 21°C (69 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Satala (530)

The Battle of Satala was fought between the forces of the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire and the Sassanid (Persian) Empire in summer 530, near Satala in Byzantine Armenia. The Persian army approached the city to lay siege, when it was attacked in the rear by a small Byzantine force. The Persians turned back to meet them, but were then attacked by the main army from inside the city.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.06, 39.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:530, 530s conflicts, 6th century in the Byzantine Empire, Battles involving the Byzantine Empire, Battles involving the Sassanid Empire, Battles of the Roman–Persian Wars

Satala

Located in Turkey, the city of Satala, according to the ancient geographers, was situated in a valley surrounded by mountains, a little north of the Euphrates, where the road from Trapezus to Samosata crossed the boundary of the Roman Empire. Later it was connected with Nicopolis by two highways. This site must have been occupied as early as the annexation of Lesser Armenia under Vespasian. Trajan visited it in 115 and received the homage of the princes of the Caucasus and the Euxine.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.06, 39.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:History of Armenia, Populated places in Gümüşhane Province, Populated places of the Byzantine Empire, Roman legions' camps in Turkey, Roman towns and cities in Turkey

Kelkit

Kelkit is a town and district of Gümüşhane Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. According to the 2010 census, population of the district is 39,547 of which 13,784 live in the town of Kelkit. The district covers an area of 1,438 km, and the town lies at an elevation of 1,377 m . Kelkit is one of the cities of Turkey. The name "Kelkit" comes from the Kelkit River, a major tributary of the Yeşil River, which flows into the Black Sea.

More reading: Kelkit homepage
Located at 40.06, 39.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Gümüşhane Province, Populated places in Gümüşhane Province

Köse

Köse is a town and district of Gümüşhane Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. According to the 2000 census, population of the district is 7,265 of which 3,162 live in the town of Köse. The district covers an area of 471 km, and the town lies at an elevation of 1,553 m . Köse district has 14 villages, namely Kayadibi, Kabaktepe, Gökçeköy, Akbaba, Özbeyli, Yuvacık, Örensar, Subaşı, Altıntaş, Bizgili, Övünce, and Salyazı which is a small town.

More reading: Köse homepage
Located at 40.06, 39.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Boroughs and small boroughs in Estonia, Districts of Gümüşhane Province, Populated places in Gümüşhane Province

Akpazar

Akpazar is a town in Tunceli Province in the Eastern Anatolia region of Turkey. The town has a population of 1,769. Akpazar is a small town just south of Tunceli that lies alongside the Keban Dam adjacent to the Munzur Valley National Park

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.06, 39.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Tunceli Province