Khôr Angar
in Obock, Djibouti

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.387 and 43.335 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 23' 14" and E 43° 20' 4"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - DJF
Spoken languages:
French, Arabic, Somali, Afar
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:34 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Djibouti
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:49 am and 6:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.485 and -138.619 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Khôr Angar in Obock is a city in Djibouti about 57 mi (or 91 km) north of Djibouti, the country's capital.

Local time in Khôr Angar is now 10:34 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Djibouti with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Khôr Angar. The closest airport in Djibouti is Obock Airport in a distance of 29 mi (or 47 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Obock, Dhubab, Tadjoura, Djibouti and Assab. 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: 44°C / 111 °F

Morning Temperature 44°C / 111 °F
Evening Temperature 38°C / 101 °F
Night Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 20%
Air Pressure 1004.5 hPa
Wind Speed with 9 km/h (5 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 17th of July 2019

38°C (101 °F)
31°C (89 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 18th of July 2019

37°C (99 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 19th of July 2019

38°C (101 °F)
30°C (85 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

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.

Seven Brothers (islands)

Seven Brothers, Sawabi Islands or Seba Islands is an archipelago in the Dact-el-Mayun section of the Bab-el-Mandeb strait. They belong to the Obock District of Djibouti, and are a notable diving site. Even in English publications, the group is often called by its French name, Sept Frères.

Located at 12.4606, 43.4242 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Islands of Djibouti

Ras Siyyan

Ras Siyyan or Ras Siyan is a peninsula in the Obock Region of Djibouti, on the Bab-el-Mandeb strait, about 20 km southwest of Perim Island. The peninsula consists of a reddish volcanic hill about 1.2 by 0.5 km and 138 m high, connected towards to the mainland by a low sandy strip that stretches south by about 5 km while widening from 500 to 800 m. The Ras Siyyan volcano is currently inactive but young, having erupted through a 21,000 year old coral reef formation.

Located at 12.4753, 43.3217 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
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Landforms of Djibouti


Sedorre is a town in the northern Obock region of Djibouti.

Located at 12.3667, 43.1833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
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Populated places in Djibouti

Herkale Airport

Herkale Airport is an airport in the town of Herkale, Djibouti. It is situated near Fagal.

Located at 12.4333, 43.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Airports in Djibouti

Siyyan Himar

Siyyan Himar or Rocher Moulhele is a pair of small islands, about 100 m apart and rising only 1.8 m above sea level, located about 3.8 km off the coast of Djibouti and 4.4 km northeast of the Siyyan peninsula, in the Bab-el-Mandeb strait. They are an uplifted ridge of a fossil coral reef.

Located at 12.5183, 43.2986 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Islands of Djibouti

Rocher Siyyan

Rocher Siyyan is a striking isolated white islet in the middle of the marshy bay to the west of Ras Siyyan peninsula, off the coast of Djibouti, in the Bab-el-Mandeb strait. It belongs to the Obock District of Djibouti. The rock lies about 800 m southwest from the volcanic hill that is the norther tip of Ras Siyyan, and about 1500 m from the mainland's shoreline.

Located at 12.4696, 43.3083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
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Islands of Djibouti

Kaḏḏa Dâbali

Kaḏḏa Dâbali Island, often called Big Island, is a rocky island off the coast of Obock Region of Djibouti.

Located at 12.471, 43.43 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Islands of the Red Sea

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Poste d’Anghor, Khor-Anghar, Angârou, Anghar, Khôr Angar