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Kandahar, Afghanistan

Kandahar is a large place in the region of Kandahar in Afghanistan with a population of approximately 391,190 people and is one of the largest places in Afghanistan. Find all facts and information about Kandahar.

Facts and figures on Kandahar at a glance

Name: Kandahar (Kandahār)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 391,190 people
Region name (Level 1): Kandahar
Country: Afghanistan
Continent: Asia

Kandahar is located in the region of Kandahar and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Kandahar to Afghanistan's capital Kabul (Kabul) is approximately 457 km / 284 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Kandahar
Kandahar KandahārLarge place / Regional capital391,190 peopleKandahar Kandahār

Map of Kandahar

Map of Kandahar, Afghanistan / View larger map of Kandahar

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Information on Kandahar

Information on Kandahar
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Kandahar KandahārKandahar KandahārAfghanistanAsia

Time in Kandahar

Time in Kandahar
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 6 May 2021 - 1:57pmNoThu, 6 May 2021 - 1:57pmUTC +4.5Asia/Kabul

Geographic coordinates of Kandahar

Latitude & Longitude of Kandahar
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map31°36'48.0"N (31.6133200°)65°42'36.5"E (65.7101300°)

Distances from Kandahar

Distances from Kandahar
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
3,504 km north of the equator6,132 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Kandahar

Places around Kandahar

32 places found within 5 km around Kandahar. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Kandahar
Yakh Karez Yakh Kārēz-1.2 km 0.8 mishow
Deh-e Khwajah Deh-e Khwājah-1.5 km 0.9 mishow
Shahr-e Now Shahr-e Now-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Ijarab Ijārab-2.5 km 1.5 mishow
Regi Regi-2.5 km 1.6 mishow
Pakhah Pulan Pākhah Pulān-2.5 km 1.6 mishow
Hukumati Dand Ḩukūmatī Ḏanḏ-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Irazi Irāzī-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Loy Bala Karz Lōy Bālā Karz-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Chowney Chowṉêy-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Bala Deh Bālā Deh-2.8 km 1.8 mishow
Khel-e Mulla `Alam Khēl-e Mullā ‘Alam-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Mirwais Mirwais-3.0 km 1.8 mishow
Alekozo Gosh Khanah Alêkōzō Gōsh Khānah-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Deh-e Masus Deh-e Māsūs-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Piro Kalachah Pīrō Kalāchah-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Nazari Nazari-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Kshetah Karghanak Ks̲h̲êtah Karghanak-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Kuchnay Bala Karz Kuchnay Bālā Karz-3.8 km 2.3 mishow
Bazarchah Bāzārchah-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Haji Raz Muhammad Kalachah Ḩājī Rāz Muḩammad Kalāchah-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Kishano Kalachah Kishanō Kalāchah-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Sar Pozah Sar Pōzah-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Kakaro Gosh Khanah Kākaṟō Gōsh Khānah-4.1 km 2.6 mishow
Mirza Muhammad Kalachah Mīrzā Muḩammad Kalāchah-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Ghreh Kalachah Ghrêh Kalāchah-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Sher-e Surkh Shēr-e Surkh-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Sahib Dad Ghundey Şāḩib Dād Ghunḏêy-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Shaykh Mihdi Shaykh Mihdī-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Amin Kalachah Amīn Kalāchah-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Shah Mansur Shāh Manşūr-4.9 km 3.1 mishow
Karz Karz-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Kandahar

No airports found within 15 km around Kandahar. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km

External sources of information on Kandahar

Kandahar on Wikipedia