Shamakhi
in Shamakhi Rayon, Azerbaijan

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
40.631 and 48.641 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 40° 37' 53" and E 48° 38' 28"
Currency and Currency Code:
Manat - AZN
Spoken languages:
Azerbaijani, Russian, Armenian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:29 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Baku
UTC/GMT offset: 4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:59 am and 7:38 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Shamakhi

Shamakhi in Shamakhi Rayon with it's 29,403 habitants is located in Azerbaijan about 68 mi (or 109 km) west of Baku, the country's capital town.

Current time in Shamakhi is now 09:29 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baku with an UTC offset of 4 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Shamakhi, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Azerbaijan is Gabala International Airport in a distance of 50 mi (or 81 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Azerbaijan is Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape in a distance of 52 mi (or 84 km), South-East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Aghsu, Qobustan, Ismayilli, Khyzy and Kyurdarmir. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 36°C / 96 °F

Morning Temperature 36°C / 96 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 11%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

35°C (95 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

35°C (95 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

36°C (96 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

SAMAXI PALACE PLATINUM BY RIXOS

Address
0,3 mi
SAMAX RAYONU SHEREDIL BAKU-QAZAX YOLU 144.KM REP
5600 SAMAXI
Azerbaijan

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Qonaq Gəl Bizə Şamaxı rayonu, Dəmirçi kəndi

Published: March 30, 2015
Length: 18:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Anar Jabrailov

Yeni lahiyə "Qonaq Gəl Bizə" 25.03.2015 (Azerbaycani gəzək)


QABALA Nohurgol travel with CANON 650D

Published: May 08, 2014
Length: 58:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Khudaverdi Ismayilov

05. MAY. 2014.


Samaxili Vefadar Bu vidionu ogurlamayan Annoooooooo...........

Published: March 14, 2012
Length: 28:31 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Ильяс Эминов

Samaxili vefadar qizi bele bisirdi.


Samaxi balasi

Published: September 09, 2013
Length: 10:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: omer ehmedov


Yeddi Gumbaz & Cüma mosque ( Shamakha/Samaxi - Azerbaïjan)

Published: August 22, 2008
Length: 27:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: valpard

See the complete description provided by the Ministery of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan Republic : http://www.mct.gov.az/?/en/cities/view/302/ VALPARD FILMS http://valpardfilms.awardspace...


Azsamand usaqlari

Published: March 07, 2013
Length: 27:57 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Elvin Emil


Allahin Mocuzesi

Published: July 02, 2013
Length: 21:55 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: babayar manafov

Toyuq Ordek Balsi Yumurtlayib Mocuze Samaxi Rayonunda Bas Verib.


WhatsApp-a Gir, Darixmisham Senincun / Shamaxi Toyu

Published: April 04, 2015
Length: 55:44 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: BAKU Online

Reshad Dagli, Perviz Bulbule, Vuqar Bileceri, Intiqam.


Niyə qayırmıllar bu yolları :))

Published: December 25, 2014
Length: 31:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sebuhi Sabirzade


namiq az

Published: November 07, 2014
Length: 47:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Namiq Nebiyev.

riyal heyatdan cekecem.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Shamakhi District

Shamakhi or Shamakhy is a rayon of the Republic of Azerbaijan, and a town in the rayon. It is the historical center of the region of Shirvan. The town lies 106 kilometres west of Baku. It has more than 20,000 inhabitants, among them Azerbaijanis (95%) and Russians. Once Shamakhy was famous for its traditional dancers, the Shamakhi Dancers.

Located at 40.6333, 48.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shamakhi District, Districts of Azerbaijan

Pirgulu State Reserve

Pirgulu State Reserve was established on the area of 15.21 km in 1968 for protecting mountain forests, herbage of different kinds, fertile soil, expanding forest areas, preventing air pollution that has a negative impact on astroclimate. The flora of the reserve includes over 60 species. One can come across such mammals as brown bear, wolf, forest cat, lynx, weasel, wild boar, roe deer, etc. The area of Pirgulu State Reserve was expanded by 27.53 km and reached 42.74 km in 2003.

Located at 40.7622, 48.5736 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
State reserves of Azerbaijan

Shamakhi Astrophysical Observatory

The Nasīr al-Dīn al-Tūsī Shamakhi Astrophysical Observatory (Azerbaijani: Nəsirəddin Tusi adına Şamaxı Astrofizika Rəsədxanası) - is an observatory located in Shamakhi, Azerbaijan, on the south-eastern foothills of the Great Caucasus Mountain ridge, on the basis of “Astrophysics” sector of Physics Institution of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan, about 22 km far from the centre of Shamakhi and 144 km far from Baku, at an altitude of 1,435 m.

Located at 40.7722, 48.5844 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Astronomical observatories built in the Soviet Union, Astronomical observatories in Azerbaijan, 1960 establishments in the Soviet Union, Buildings and structures completed in 1960

Xatman

Xatman (also, Khatman) is a village in the Agsu Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Dilman.

Located at 40.7333, 48.4833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Agsu District

Hacıman

Hacıman (also, Hacman, Gadzhiman, and Gadzhyman) is a village in the Agsu Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Dilman.

Located at 40.7333, 48.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Agsu District

Alpout Pervyy

Alpout Pervyy (also, Alpaut) is a village in the Agsu Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.5536, 48.5692 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Agsu District

Mırtı, Agsu

Mırtı (also, Murty and Myrty) is a village in the Agsu Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.5961, 48.4828 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Agsu District

Həmyəli, Gobustan

Həmyəli (also, Gamiyaly and Gamyali) is a village in the Gobustan Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.6333, 48.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Gobustan District

Dərəkərkənc

Dərəkərkənc (also, Derekerkench) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.5667, 48.5167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Məlcək

Məlcək (also, Mel’dzhek) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Mirikənd.

Located at 40.6333, 48.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Gürcüvən, Shamakhi

Gürcüvən (also, Gyurdzhivan) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.65, 48.4833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Acıdərə

Acıdərə (also, Adzhidere and Akhzhidara) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Göylər.

Located at 40.5283, 48.7417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Göylərdağ

Göylərdağ (also, Göylər Dağ, Geoglyar, Geoglyar-Dag, and Gëylyar Dag) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Göylər.

Located at 40.495, 48.6789 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Boyat, Shamakhi

Boyat (also, Bayat) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.5806, 48.6553 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Dərəgünəş

Dərəgünəş (also, Dere-Khanysty and Dere-Khynysly) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.645, 48.6339 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Bash-Khynysly

Bash-Khynysly (also, Bash-Khanysly and Bash-Khanysty) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.6547, 48.6081 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Xoylu, Shamakhi

Xoylu (also, Shirvanzade, Şirvanzadä, and Zarkhu) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.655, 48.5153 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Cabanı

Cabanı (also, Dzhabany) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of İkinci Cabanı.

Located at 40.6631, 48.6981 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Birinci Çağan

Birinci Çağan (also, Bash-Chagan, Chagan, and Chagan Pervoye) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Çağan.

Located at 40.7236, 48.5606 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

İkinci Çağan

İkinci Çağan (also, Chagan Vtoroy, Chagan Vtoroye, and Chagan-Mimed-Salim) is The village forms part of the municipality of Çağan.

Located at 40.7314, 48.5483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Dimitrovka

Dimitrovka is a village in the Ismailli Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.675, 48.5511 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ismailli District

1667 Shamakhi earthquake

The 1667 Shamakhi earthquake occurred in November 1667 with an epicenter close to the city of Şamaxı, Azerbaijan. It had an estimated magnitude of 6.9 and a maximum felt intensity of X (intense) on the mercalli intensity scale. An estimated 80,000 people died.

Located at 40.6, 48.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Earthquakes in Azerbaijan, 1667 earthquakes, 1667 in Asia

Xankəndi, Shamakhi

Xankəndi (also Khankendy and formerly Şaumyanabad) is a village in the Shamakhi Rayon of Azerbaijan.

Located at 40.5833, 48.5167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shamakhi District

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Shamakhi.

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Shamakhy, Schemacha, Shemakha, Şamaxı, Шемаха