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Aqaba, Jordan

Aqaba is a mid-size place in the region of Aqaba in Jordan with a population of approximately 95,048 people and is one of the largest places in Jordan. Find all facts and information about Aqaba.

Facts and figures on Aqaba at a glance

Name: Aqaba (Aqaba)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 95,048 people
Region name (Level 1): Aqaba
Country: Jordan
Continent: Asia

Aqaba is located in the region of Aqaba and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Aqaba to Jordan's capital Amman (Amman) is approximately 284 km / 177 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Aqaba
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Aqaba AqabaMid-size place / Regional capital95,048 peopleAqaba Muḩāfaz̧at al ‘Aqabah

Map of Aqaba

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Information on Aqaba

Information on Aqaba
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Aqaba AqabaAqaba Muḩāfaz̧at al ‘AqabahJordanAsia

Time in Aqaba

Time in Aqaba
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 - 8:48pmIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 28 Apr 2017 - 7:48pmGMT UTC +3.0Asia/Amman

Geographic coordinates of Aqaba

Latitude & Longitude of Aqaba
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map29°31'36.0"N (29.5266700°)35°00'28.0"E (35.0077800°)

Distances from Aqaba

Distances from Aqaba
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
3,273 km north of the equator3,381 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Aqaba

Places around Aqaba

5 places found within 5 km around Aqaba. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Aqaba
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Askan al Mina' Askān al Mīnā’-2.0 km 1.3 mishow
Ar Rabiyah Ar Rabīyah-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Tall al Khalifah Tall al Khalīfah-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Alherafya Alherafya-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Al Burj Al Burj-4.8 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Aqaba

1 airport found within 15 km around Aqaba. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Aqaba
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
King Hussein International Airport King Hussein International AirportAQJ, OJAQ9.5 km 5.9 mishow

External sources of information on Aqaba

Aqaba on Wikipedia