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Viran Destination Guide

Touring Viran in Turkey

Viran in the region of Kütahya is a city located in Turkey - some 216 mi or ( 348 km ) West of Ankara , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Viran

Time in Viran is now 10:20 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Istanbul " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Heraklion, Yavi, Uşak, Simav, and Ortaci. Being here already, consider visiting Heraklion . Check out our recommendations for Viran ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

2011 Kütahya earthquake

The 2011 Kütahya earthquake was a strong magnitude 5.8 Mw earthquake that struck inland near a populous region of western Turkey at 23:15 EEST on Thursday, 19 May 2011. With an epicenter just to the east of Simav, it occurred at an estimated depth of 9.1 kilometers (5.7 mi), resulting in strong shaking in much of Kütahya. The earthquake caused panic among many locals, and power was lost to most of Simav.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.14 29.07 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: 2011 earthquakes, 2011 in Turkey, Earthquakes in Turkey, History of Kütahya Province

Simav River

The Simav or Susurluk River (Susurluk Çayı) is a river in Anatolian Turkey. Its course is 321 km long and its basin comprises 22 400 km. It was the classical Macestus. In the 19th century, it was known as the Mikalick. The Simav has its source in Kütahya Province, from which it flows north across the plain of Simav into Balıkesir Province. There is a reservoir at the Çaygören Dam, out of which the Simav flows past Susurluk and meets the Adirnas.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.00 29.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Rivers of Turkey