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Şamaxı in the region of Şamaxı with its 29,403 inhabitants is a town in Azerbaijan - some 68 mi or ( 109 km ) West of Baku , the country's capital city .
Current time in Şamaxı is now 07:02 AM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Baku " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tabriz, Neftcala, Vladikavkaz, Makhachkala, and Grozny. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tabriz . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Şamaxı ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
Yeddi Gumbaz & Cüma mosque ( Shamakha/Samaxi - Azerbaïjan)
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Interesting facts about this location
Dərəgünəş (also, Dere-Khanysty and Dere-Khynysly) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan.
Located at 40.65 48.63 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Shamakhi or Shamakhy is a rayon of the Republic of Azerbaijan, and a town in the rayon. It is the historical center of the region of Shirvan. The town lies 106 kilometres west of Baku. It has more than 20,000 inhabitants, among them Azerbaijanis (95%) and Russians. Once Shamakhy was famous for its traditional dancers, the Shamakhi Dancers.
Located at 40.63 48.67 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Bash-Khynysly (also, Bash-Khanysly and Bash-Khanysty) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan.
Located at 40.65 48.61 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
1667 Shamakhi earthquake
The 1667 Shamakhi earthquake occurred in November 1667 with an epicenter close to the city of Şamaxı, Azerbaijan. It had an estimated magnitude of 6.9 and a maximum felt intensity of X (intense) on the mercalli intensity scale. An estimated 80,000 people died.
Located at 40.60 48.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Boyat (also, Bayat) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan.
Located at 40.58 48.66 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
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