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Ma'murah Destination Guide

Explore Ma'murah in Afghanistan

Ma'murah in the region of Herat is a place in Afghanistan - some 373 mi or ( 601 km ) West of Kabul , the country's capital city .

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Time in Ma'murah is now 04:14 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Kabul " with a UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Mashhad, Birjand, Todih, Shindand, and Shahabad. Since you are here already, consider visiting Mashhad . Where to go and what to see in Ma'murah ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Alexandria Ariana

Alexandria in Ariana was a city in what is now present-day Afghanistan, one of the twenty-plus cities founded or renamed by Alexander the Great. The third largest Afghan city, Herat, is the city's modern name. In 330BC the Greek armies of Alexander, moved the capital of the satrap of Aria from Artacoana to the site of Herat. In doing this he expanded an existing Persian fortress. Pliny places it on the river Arias and Eratosthenes places it nearby, while Ptolemy places it near a Lake Arius.

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Located at 34.24 62.45 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Ancient Greek cities