in Haditha District of Muḩāfaz̧at al Anbār, Iraq

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.137 and 42.377 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 8' 11" and E 42° 22' 38"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dinar - IQD
Spoken languages:
Arabic, Kurdish, Armenian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:30 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:00 am and 7:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Iraq in Western Asia

Safety Score: 4,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Iraq.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Iraq. Last Update: 2024-06-25 08:19:33

Touring Ḩadīthah

Ḩadīthah in Haditha District (Muḩāfaz̧at al Anbār) with it's 30,925 residents is a town located in Iraq about 129 mi (or 207 km) north-west of Baghdad, the country's capital place.

Time in Ḩadīthah is now 05:30 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 4 airports nearby Ḩadīthah, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Iraq is Baghdad International Airport in a distance of 123 mi (or 197 km), South-East. 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 Iraq is Samarra Archaeological City in a distance of 84 mi (or 135 km), East.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Al Haqlaniyah, 'Anah, Rawah, Hit and Ramadi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 42°C / 107 °F

Morning Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Evening Temperature 43°C / 110 °F
Night Temperature 37°C / 98 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 12%
Air Pressure 999 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 26th of June 2024

43°C (110 °F)
35°C (96 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 27th of June 2024

44°C (111 °F)
37°C (98 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 28th of June 2024

43°C (110 °F)
37°C (99 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

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.


Haditha (حديثة, al-Haditha) is a city in the western Iraqi Al Anbar Governorate, about 240 km northwest of Baghdad. It is a farming town situated on the Euphrates River at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:34|08|23|N|42|22|41|E|type:city(90,000)_region:IQ | |name= }}. Its population of around 100,000 people is predominantly Sunni Muslim Arabs.

Located at 34.1397, 42.3781 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Populated places in Anbar Province, Populated places on the Euphrates River, District capitals of Iraq, Cities in Iraq

Haditha killings

The Haditha killings (also called the Haditha incident or the Haditha massacre) refers to the incident in which 24 unarmed Iraqi men, women and children were killed by a group of United States Marines on November 19, 2005 in Haditha, a city in the western Iraqi province of Al Anbar. All those killed were civilians. The dead included several children and elderly people, who were shot multiple times at close range while unarmed.

Located at 34.1397, 42.3781 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Iraq War, Iraq–United States relations, Battles of the Iraq War in 2005, Civilian casualties in the Iraq War, Massacres in Iraq, Mass murder in 2005, United States military scandals, United States Marine Corps in the Iraq War, Occupation of Iraq

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Al Ḩadīthah, Haditha, Ḩadīthah, حديثة, Хадита