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Basrah, Iraq

Basrah is a very large place in the region of Basra Governorate in Iraq with a population of approximately 2,600,000 people and is one of the largest places in Iraq. Find all facts and information about Basrah.

Facts and figures on Basrah at a glance

Name: Basrah (Basrah)
Status: Very large place and regional capital
Population: 2,600,000 people
Region name (Level 2): Basrah District
Region name (Level 1): Basra Governorate
Country: Iraq
Continent: Asia

Basrah is located in the region of Basra Governorate and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Basrah to Iraq's capital Baghdad (Baghdad) is approximately 448 km / 279 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Basrah
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Basrah BasrahVery large place / Regional capital2,600,000 peopleBasra Governorate Muḩāfaz̧at al Başrah

Map of Basrah

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Information on Basrah

Information on Basrah
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Basrah BasrahBasrah District Basrah DistrictBasra Governorate Muḩāfaz̧at al BaşrahIraqAsia

Time in Basrah

Time in Basrah
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 - 9:33amNoTue, 25 Apr 2017 - 9:33amUTC +3.0Asia/Baghdad

Geographic coordinates of Basrah

Latitude & Longitude of Basrah
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map30°30'30.7"N (30.5085200°)47°46'49.4"E (47.7804000°)

Distances from Basrah

Distances from Basrah
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
3,382 km north of the equator4,550 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Basrah

Places around Basrah

31 places found within 5 km around Basrah. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Basrah
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Al Iskan Al Iskān-0.7 km 0.5 mishow
Al Faysaliyah Al Fayşalīyah-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Al Asma`i Al Aşma‘ī-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Sabkbatal Arab Sabkbatal Arab-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Al Hayyaniyah Al Ḩayyānīyāh-1.2 km 0.7 mishow
Al Khalij al `Arabi Al Khalīj al ‘Arabī-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Al Mu`allimin Al Mu‘allimīn-1.7 km 1.0 mishow
Al Hassawiyah Al Ḩassāwīyah-2.0 km 1.2 mishow
Al Husayn Al Ḩusayn-2.3 km 1.5 mishow
Al Jumhuriyah Al Jumhūrīyah-2.4 km 1.5 mishow
Akhawat Razanah Akhawāt Razanah-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Hayy Al Kafaat Hayy Al Kafaat-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Kut al Hajjaj Kūt al Ḩajjāj-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Al Basrah al Qadimah Al Başrah al Qadīmah2,015,4833.4 km 2.1 mishow
Al Makinah Al Makīnah-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
As Safah Aş Şafāh-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Al Mishraq al Jadid Al Mishrāq al Jadīd-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Kut as Sayyid Kūt as Sayyid-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Badran Badrān-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Al Hadi Al Hādī-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Al Hayy al Markazi Al Ḩayy al Markazī-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Al Mishraq al Qadim Al Mishrāq al Qadīm-4.3 km 2.6 mishow
Hayy al Yarmuk Ḩayy al Yarmūk-4.4 km 2.8 mishow
Al Muftiyah Al Muftīyah-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Al Jaza'ir Al Jazā’ir-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
At Tuwaysah Aţ Ţuwaysah-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Al Amn Al Dakhili Al Amn Al Dakhili-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Hayy ath Thulth Ḩayy ath Thulth-4.9 km 3.0 mishow
Al Ablah Al Ablah-4.9 km 3.0 mishow
Al `Abbasiyah Al ‘Abbāsīyah-4.9 km 3.1 mishow
Al Jubaylah Al Jubaylah-4.9 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Basrah

2 airports found within 15 km around Basrah. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Basrah
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Airport Matar al Basrah al Qadim Maţār al Başrah al Qadīm6.8 km 4.2 mishow
Basra International Airport Basra International AirportBSR, ORMM12.2 km 7.6 mishow

External sources of information on Basrah

Basrah on Wikipedia