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Balkh, Afghanistan

Balkh is a large place in the region of Balkh in Afghanistan with a population of approximately 114,883 people and is one of the largest places in Afghanistan. Find all facts and information about Balkh.

Facts and figures on Balkh at a glance

Name: Balkh (Balkh)
Status: Large place
Population: 114,883 people
Region name (Level 1): Balkh
Country: Afghanistan
Continent: Asia

Balkh is located in the region of Balkh. Balkh's capital Mazar-e Sharif (Mazār-e Sharīf) is approximately 20 km / 12 mi away from Balkh (as the crow flies). The distance from Balkh to Afghanistan's capital Kabul (Kabul) is approximately 322 km / 200 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Balkh
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Map of Balkh

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Information on Balkh

Information on Balkh
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Balkh BalkhBalkh BalkhAfghanistanAsia

Time in Balkh

Time in Balkh
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 6 May 2021 - 2:06pmNoThu, 6 May 2021 - 2:06pmUTC +4.5Asia/Kabul

Geographic coordinates of Balkh

Latitude & Longitude of Balkh
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map36°45'22.9"N (36.7563500°)66°53'49.9"E (66.8972000°)

Distances from Balkh

Distances from Balkh
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,075 km north of the equator5,842 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Balkh

Places around Balkh

19 places found within 5 km around Balkh. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Balkh
Khadzhikut Khadzhikut-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Khwajah Khaliq Munjai Khwājah Khāliq Munjaī-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Moy Mubarak Mōy Mubarak-2.2 km 1.4 mishow
Qal`achah Qal‘achah-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Gundan Gundan-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Chahar Gunbaz Chahār Gunbaz-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Qal`achah Qal‘achah-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Tuzhnah-ye Nasiri Tuzhnah-ye Naşīrī-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Shpulah Shpulah-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Chahar Bagh-e Gulshan Chahār Bāgh-e Gulshān-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Deh-e Qazi Deh-e Qāẕī-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Gundan Gundan-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Siyah Qanduq Siyāh Qanduq-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Zuzan Zuzan-4.1 km 2.6 mishow
Ishpulah Maidan Ishpulah Maīdān-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Kushkak village Kushkak village-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Ghulam Jan Ghulām Jān-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Qurghan Qurghan-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Zuzan Zuzan-4.8 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Balkh

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

External sources of information on Balkh

Balkh on Wikipedia