in Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 43.355 and 77.452 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 43° 21' 18" and E 77° 27' 8"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Tenge - KZT
- Spoken languages:
- Kazakh, Russian
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 04:03 AM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Asia/Almaty
- UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:58 am and 7:49 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Roa
- This place on Wikipedia
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Esik in Almaty Oblysy with it's 32,995 inhabitants is a city in Kazakhstan about 609 mi (or 980 km) south-east of Astana, the country's capital.
Local time in Esik is now 04:03 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Almaty with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 2 airports in the vicinity of Esik, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Kazakhstan is Almaty Airport in a distance of 21 mi (or 33 km), West. 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: Almaty, Cholpon-Ata, Tyup, Kyzyl-Suu and Karakol. 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: 13°C / 55 °F
|Morning Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Evening Temperature||9°C / 48 °F|
|Night Temperature||10°C / 50 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||7%|
|Air Pressure||1014 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Sunday, 18th of August 2019
25°C (77 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Monday, 19th of August 2019
29°C (83 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Tuesday, 20th of August 2019
29°C (84 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Enbekshikazakh District is a district of Almaty Province in Kazakhstan. The administrative center of the district is Esik town.
Issyk Lake is a lake in Kazakhstan fed by the Issyk River. It is different from Issyk-Kul Lake. The lake is mostly famous for the way it was created (as a result of an ancient natural landslide damming a valley), destroyed (another natural landslide destroying that dam in 1963, with a subsequent flood damaging the city of Esik), and re-created (with human help).
1911 Kebin earthquake
The 1911 Kebin earthquake or 1911 Chon-Kemin earthquake, struck Russian Turkestan on 3 January. Registered at a 7.7 magnitude, it destroyed more than 770 buildings (which was almost all of the city) in Almaty, Kazakhstan, and resulted in extensive (125 miles surface faulting in the valleys of Chon–Kemin, Chilik and Chon-Aksu.
The Issyk River is a river in Kazakhstan that crosses the Issyk Lake (not to be confused with the much greater Issyk Kul Lake in Kyrgyzstan) and the town of Esik. One of the largest rivers on the northern slope of the Trans-Ili Alatau, its headwaters come from 32 active glaciers that cover an area of 43 km².
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Esik.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Issök, Issyk, Yesik, Esik, Есик, Иссык