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Mazar-e Sharif, Afghanistan

Mazar-e Sharif is a large place in the region of Balkh in Afghanistan with a population of approximately 303,282 people and is one of the largest places in Afghanistan. Find all facts and information about Mazar-e Sharif.

Facts and figures on Mazar-e Sharif at a glance

Name: Mazar-e Sharif (Mazār-e Sharīf)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 303,282 people
Region name (Level 1): Balkh
Country: Afghanistan
Continent: Asia

Mazar-e Sharif is located in the region of Balkh and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Mazar-e Sharif to Afghanistan's capital Kabul (Kabul) is approximately 306 km / 190 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Mazar-e Sharif
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Mazar-e Sharif Mazār-e SharīfLarge place / Regional capital303,282 peopleBalkh Balkh

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Information on Mazar-e Sharif

Information on Mazar-e Sharif
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Mazar-e Sharif Mazār-e SharīfBalkh BalkhAfghanistanAsia

Time in Mazar-e Sharif

Time in Mazar-e Sharif
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 - 4:31pmNoSat, 21 Oct 2017 - 4:31pmUTC +4.5Asia/Kabul

Geographic coordinates of Mazar-e Sharif

Latitude & Longitude of Mazar-e Sharif
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map36°42'32.5"N (36.7090400°)67°06'39.1"E (67.1108700°)

Distances from Mazar-e Sharif

Distances from Mazar-e Sharif
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,070 km north of the equator5,863 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Mazar-e Sharif

Places around Mazar-e Sharif

38 places found within 5 km around Mazar-e Sharif. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Mazar-e Sharif
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Bala Hisar Bālā Ḩişār-0.4 km 0.3 mishow
`Azizabad ‘Azīzābād-0.6 km 0.4 mishow
Kartah-ye Mandowi Kārtah-ye Mandowī-0.8 km 0.5 mishow
Kartah-ye Bakhtar Kārtah-ye Bākhtar-1.1 km 0.7 mishow
Kartah-ye Tafawasad Kārtah-ye Tafāwaşād-1.2 km 0.7 mishow
Darakht-e Shing Darakht-e Shing-1.2 km 0.7 mishow
Pushtah-ye Mazar Pushtah-ye Mazār-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Nahr-e Top Nahr-e Tōp-2.0 km 1.2 mishow
Purozhah-ye Zira`at Purōzhah-ye Zirā‘at-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Qaryah-ye Panjsher Qaryah-ye Panjshēr-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Baba Yadgar Bābā Yādgār-2.2 km 1.3 mishow
Nowbabad-e Kartah-ye Nowshad Nowbābād-e Kārtah-ye Nowshād-2.2 km 1.4 mishow
Turkmanabad Turkmanābād-2.3 km 1.5 mishow
Purozhah-ye Aryana Purōzhah-ye Āryānā-2.5 km 1.6 mishow
Kartah-ye Nowshad Kārtah-ye Nowshād-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Kartah-ye Sulh Kārtah-ye Sulḩ-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Nahr-e Shahi Nahr-e Shāhī-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Dasht-e Panjsher Dāsht-e Panjshēr-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Sahah-ye Quwah-e Kar Sāḩah-ye Quwah-e Kār-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Purozhah-ye Nor-e Khuda Purōzhah-ye Nōr-e Khudā-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Qaryah-ye `Ali Chopan Bala Qaryah-ye ‘Alī Chōpān Bālā-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Qaryah-ye `Ali Chopan Pa'in Qaryah-ye ‘Alī Chōpān Pā’īn-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Faqirabad Faqīrābād-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Selo Sēlō-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Purozhah-ye Sajadyah Purōzhah-ye Sajādyah-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Yakah Tut Yakah Tūt-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Bilakha-ye Hawa'i Bilākhā-ye Hawā’ī-3.5 km 2.1 mishow
Kartah-ye Amani Kārtah-ye Amānī-3.6 km 2.3 mishow
Qaryah-ye Babah Yadgar Qaryah-ye Bābah Yādgār-3.6 km 2.3 mishow
Purozhah-ye Intizar Purōzhah-ye Intiz̧ār-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Pashtun Kot Pashtūn Kōṯ-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Purozhah-ye Khalid Bin-e Walid Purōzhah-ye Khālid Bin-e Walīd-4.1 km 2.6 mishow
Kartah-ye Amir `Alisher Nowa'i Kārtah-ye Amīr ‘Alīshēr Nowā’ī-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Allah Chapan Allāh Chapan-4.3 km 2.6 mishow
Purozhah-ye Sarhadi Purōzhah-ye Sarḩadī-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Familiha-ye Nasaji Fāmīlīhā-ye Nasājī-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
`Ali Chopan ‘Alī Chōpān-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Qal`ah-ye Ajiri Qal‘ah-ye Ajīrī-4.8 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Mazar-e Sharif

2 airports found within 15 km around Mazar-e Sharif. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Mazar-e Sharif
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Airport Mazar-i-Sharif Airfield Mazar-i-Sharif AirfieldMZR, OAMS8.8 km 5.5 mishow
Airport Maidan-e Hawa'i Maīdān-e Hawā’ī10.1 km 6.3 mishow

External sources of information on Mazar-e Sharif

Mazar-e Sharif on Wikipedia