in Hīt District of Muḩāfaz̧at al Anbār, Iraq

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
33.637 and 42.828 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 33° 38' 11" and E 42° 49' 39"
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: 05:13 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Baghdad
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:11 am and 7:18 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: 2024-07-18 08:18:14

Delve into Hīt

Hīt in Hīt District (Muḩāfaz̧at al Anbār) with it's 31,901 habitants is a town located in Iraq about 93 mi (or 150 km) west of Baghdad, the country's capital town.

Time in Hīt is now 05:13 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Baghdad with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 2 airports closer to Hīt, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Iraq is Baghdad International Airport in a distance of 85 mi (or 137 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Samarra Archaeological City in a distance of 75 mi (or 121 km), North-East.

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

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 43°C / 110 °F

Morning Temperature 33°C / 91 °F
Evening Temperature 43°C / 110 °F
Night Temperature 36°C / 97 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 13%
Air Pressure 999 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (8 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 19th of July 2024

44°C (111 °F)
37°C (99 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 20th of July 2024

44°C (111 °F)
38°C (101 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 21st of July 2024

44°C (111 °F)
39°C (102 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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A Co 1/36 Infantry, Hit Iraq, 2ND PLATOON, ALPHATRAZ!

Published: March 08, 2007
Length: 53:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: naytedawg


مونتاج صور كروب مدينة هيت 2013

Published: October 26, 2013
Length: 15:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ظافر ستوري

تجميع ومونتاج صور نشرها اعضاء كروب مدينة هيت لشخصيات هيتية وحب ووفاء منا لمدينة هيت الحبيبة واهلها الطيبون...

Mk. 14

Published: October 06, 2009
Length: 53:56 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Eric Paul

Alright so alot of people think that I am a SEAL. No, the story is that I am, or was USMC infantry. Navy EOD let me shoot a couple rounds outta their shit.

bradley destroys an insurgent motorcycle

Published: November 09, 2008
Length: 56:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: alternoboy8a

bradley destroyes motorcycle being used by insurgents to set up ieds.

Not-so-quick Door Breach

Published: August 18, 2007
Length: 27:25 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Tonis015

اعضاء كروب مدينة هيت ج2

Published: April 16, 2014
Length: 27:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ظافر ستوري


My boring vacation in IRAQ

Published: November 21, 2009
Length: 23:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: SGT4Scout2Out

Iraq Al Asad to TQ, Driving on Long Island, good place to find IED :)

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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.

2005 Hit convoy ambush

The 2005 Hit convoy ambush was an ambush by Iraqi insurgents of a convoy that was carrying military supplies for U.S. forces. The convoy was escorted by private military contractors. The ambush ended with the death of all the contractors.

Located at 33.633, 42.816 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the Iraq War in 2005, Iraqi insurgency

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hit, Hīt, هيت