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Explore Shawkan in Yemen

Shawkan in the region of Al Bayḑāʼ is a town in Yemen - some 131 mi or ( 212 km ) South-East of Sanaa , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Shawkan is now 07:55 PM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Aden " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Ad Dahaki, Zinjibar, Az Zahir, Yarim, and Ta'izz. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Ad Dahaki . Where to go and what to see in Shawkan ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Al Bayda', Yemen

Al Bayda', also transliterated as Al-Baidhah or Beida, not to be mixed with al-Bayda' in al-Jawf, the ancient Nashqum) is a town in central Yemen, in the Governorate of Al Bayda'. It is located 130 miles SE of Sanaa, at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:13|58|35|N|45|34|15|E| | |name= }}. Its population, according to the 2004 Yemeni census, was 571,778. Rada is its capital.

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Located at 13.98 45.57 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
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Mukayras

Mukayras is a town in Abyan Governorate, Yemen. It is located at around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:13|56|38|N|45|40|25|E| | |name= }} at an elevation of about 2170 m. It was one of the South Yemen Protectorates under British rule 1839-1967

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Located at 13.94 45.67 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
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`Aryab

`Aryab is a village in south-western Yemen. It is located in the Abyan Governorate.

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Located at 13.93 45.70 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
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Kuwashi

Kuwashi is a village in south-western Yemen. It is located in the Abyan Governorate.

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Located at 14.02 45.78 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
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Barkan, Yemen

Barkan is a village in south-western Yemen. It is located in the Abyan Governorate.

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Located at 13.92 45.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Populated places in Abyan Governorate