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Sar Chashmah Destination Guide

Discover Sar Chashmah in Afghanistan

Sar Chashmah in the region of Takhār is a town located in Afghanistan - some 167 mi or ( 268 km ) North of Kabul , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Sar Chashmah

Local time in Sar Chashmah is now 02:48 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Kabul " with a UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zardalu-ye Darrah-ye Bala, Taloqan, Shingirab, Sar-e Joy, and Qizil Qishlaq. When in this area, you might want to check out Zardalu-ye Darrah-ye Bala . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Sar Chashmah ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Darra-e Kur

Darra-e Kūr or Bābā Darwīsh, is an archaeological sites in Badakhshan province in Afghanistan. It's situated just northeast of Kalafgān near the village of Chinār-i Gunjus Khān 63 km east of Taloqan, on the road to Faizabad. The cave is high up on the side of the valley near the hamlet of Bābā Darwīsh. A rock shelter, well-stratified in silt deposits laid down by a stream. Approximately 800 stone implements were recovered, of two basic types: flint and sickle blades, and large diabase points.

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Located at 36.78 70.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Archaeological sites in Afghanistan, Asian archaeology, Neolithic, Paleolithic

February 4, 1998 Afghanistan earthquake

February 4, 1998 Afghanistan earthquake occurred in northern Afghanistan in the Afghanistan-Tajikistan border region. The epicenter of the earthquake was located at Rostaq in the Takhar Province near Afghan-Tajikistan border. The magnitude of the quake was 6.1 on the infamous Richter scale and it lasted approximately 8 minutes and 7 seconds. Aftershocks continued for the next seven days. The earthquake was also felt at Tashkent and Dushanbe.

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Located at 37.07 70.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 28 km away
Tags: 1998 earthquakes, 1998 in Afghanistan, Earthquakes in Afghanistan