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Shayeq Destination Guide

Delve into Shayeq in Iran

Shayeq in the region of Ardabīl is a city in Iran - some 254 mi or ( 409 km ) North-West of Tehran , the country's capital .

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Current time in Shayeq is now 01:42 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Tehran " with a UTC offset of 3.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Almashin, Virseh, Gugarchin, Meymand, and Lataran. While being here, make sure to check out Almashin . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Shayeq ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Sareyn County

Sareyn County is a county in Ardabil Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Sareyn. The county was split off from Ardabil County after the 2006 census. At the 2006 census, the county's population was 17,197, in 3,937 families. The county consists of two districts: the Central District and Sabalan District. The county has one city: Sareyn.

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Located at 38.15 48.07 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Counties of Ardabil Province, Counties of Iran, Sareyn County

1997 Ardabil earthquake

The 1997 Ardabil earthquake was a destructive earthquake that occurred on 28 February 1997. The epicenter was located near the city of Ardabil in northern Iran.

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Located at 38.08 48.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: 1997 earthquakes, 1997 in Iran, Earthquakes in Iran, History of Ardabil Province

893 Ardabil earthquake

Several earthquake catalogues and historical sources describe the Ardabil earthquake of 893 as a destructive earthquake that struck the city of Ardabil (in present day Iran), on 23 March 893. The magnitude was unknown but the death toll was reported to be very large. The USGS in their 'list of Earthquakes with 50,000 or More Deaths' give an estimate that 150,000 were killed, which would make it the ninth deadliest earthquake in history.

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Located at 38.20 48.20 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: 893, 9th century in Asia, 9th-century earthquakes, Earthquakes in Iran, History of Ardabil, History of Ardabil Province