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Kanikan Destination Guide

Delve into Kanikan in Turkey

Kanikan in the region of Diyarbakır is located in Turkey - some 450 mi or ( 725 km ) East of Ankara , the country's capital .

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Local time in Kanikan is now 01:51 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Istanbul " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Mosul, Aleppo, Alakusak, Yuvacik, and Viranşehir. While being here, you might want to check out Mosul . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Kanikan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Cırık, Karataş

Cırık is a village in the District of Karataş, Adana Province, Turkey.

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Located at 38.38 40.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Karataş District, Populated places in Adana Province

Kulp, Turkey

Kulp is a district of Diyarbakır Province in Turkey. The population is 10,119 as of 2010.

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Located at 38.50 41.01 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Districts of Diyarbakır Province, Populated places in Diyarbakır Province

Balbaşı, Sason

Balbaşı is a village in the District of Sason, Batman Province, Turkey. As of 2011 it had a population of 159 people.

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Located at 38.32 41.22 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Populated places in Batman Province, Sason District

Batman River

The Batman River is a major tributary of the Tigris, joining it near the source of Tigris called Dicle River in southeast Turkey. It originates in the Anti-Taurus Mountains (at the Sason and Genç mountains) and flows approximately from north to south, passing near the city of Batman and forming a natural border between the Batman Province and Diyarbakır Province. The historic Malabadi Bridge (built in 1146–1147) crosses the river near the town of Silvan.

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Located at 38.16 41.20 (Lat./Long.); Less than 27 km away
Tags: Geography of Batman Province, Rivers of Turkey, Tigris River

Batman Dam

Batman Dam is one of the 22 dams of the Southeastern Anatolia Project of Turkey, built on the Batman River in southeastern of Turkey. There is a hydroelectric power plant, established in 1998, at the dam, with a power output of 198 MW.

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Located at 38.16 41.20 (Lat./Long.); Less than 27 km away
Tags: Dams in Batman Province, Hydroelectric power stations in Turkey, Southeastern Anatolia Project