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Zarqa, Jordan

Zarqa is a large place in the region of Zarqa in Jordan with a population of approximately 792,665 people and is one of the largest places in Jordan. Find all facts and information about Zarqa.

Facts and figures on Zarqa at a glance

Name: Zarqa (Zarqa)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 792,665 people
Region name (Level 1): Zarqa
Country: Jordan
Continent: Asia

Zarqa is located in the region of Zarqa and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Zarqa to Jordan's capital Amman (Amman) is approximately 19 km / 12 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Zarqa
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Zarqa ZarqaLarge place / Regional capital792,665 peopleZarqa Muḩāfaz̧at az Zarqā’

Map of Zarqa

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Information on Zarqa

Information on Zarqa
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Zarqa ZarqaZarqa Muḩāfaz̧at az Zarqā’JordanAsia

Time in Zarqa

Time in Zarqa
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 24 Aug 2017 - 9:39amIn effect (+1 hour)Thu, 24 Aug 2017 - 8:39amGMT UTC +3.0Asia/Amman

Geographic coordinates of Zarqa

Latitude & Longitude of Zarqa
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map32°04'21.9"N (32.0727500°)36°05'16.7"E (36.0879600°)

Distances from Zarqa

Distances from Zarqa
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
3,555 km north of the equator3,391 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Zarqa

Places around Zarqa

3 places found within 5 km around Zarqa. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Zarqa
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Janna`ah Jannā‘ah-2.2 km 1.4 mishow
`Awjan ash Shamali ‘Awjān ash Shamālī-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Khirbat Khaww Khirbat Khaww-4.3 km 2.7 mishow

Airports around Zarqa

1 airport found within 15 km around Zarqa. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Zarqa
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Amman Civil Airport Amman Civil AirportADJ, OJAM14.4 km 8.9 mishow

External sources of information on Zarqa

Zarqa on Wikipedia