in Chuyskaya Oblast’, Kyrgyzstan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
42.891 and 74.851 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 42° 53' 27" and E 74° 51' 2"
Currency and Currency Code:
Som - KGS
Spoken languages:
Kirghiz, Uzbek, Russian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:29 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Bishkek
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:18 am and 5:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
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Discover Kant

Kant in Chuyskaya Oblast’ with it's 20,181 citizens is a town in Kyrgyzstan about 13 mi (or 21 km) east of Bishkek, the country's capital city.

Current time in Kant is now 04:29 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bishkek with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 5 airports near Kant, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Kyrgyzstan is Manas International Airport in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Petroglyphs within the Archaeological Landscape of Tamgaly in Kazakhstan at a distance of 72 mi (or 116 km).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Lebedinovka, Ivanovka, Bishkek, Chuy and Tokmok. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: -4°C / 25 °F

Morning Temperature -6°C / 21 °F
Evening Temperature -5°C / 24 °F
Night Temperature -5°C / 22 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 86%
Air Pressure 1033 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Friday, 9th of December 2022

-7°C (19 °F)
-10°C (14 °F)
Light snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 10th of December 2022

-6°C (22 °F)
-11°C (12 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 11th of December 2022

-3°C (27 °F)
-8°C (17 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Lumion 3.0.1 Animation / MTM group

Published: January 30, 2014
Length: 30:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mustafa Sağlam

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Length: 07:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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My Kyrgyz Home

Published: May 20, 2014
Length: 26:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: committhis

My preservice Training Home in Kant Kyrgyzstan.

Turkish Masjid Bishkek Kyrgyzstan

Published: May 06, 2019
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Turkish Masjid Bishkek Kyrgyzstan.

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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.

Kant, Kyrgyzstan

Kant is a town in the Chuy Valley of northern Kyrgyzstan, some 20 kilometres east of Bishkek. It is the administrative center of the Ysyk-Ata District (formerly Kant District). Kant was established in 1928. The Kyrgyz word for sugar is "kant", and the city received its name when a sugar plant was built there in the 1930s. (It is an often repeated myth that the town was named after the German philosopher Immanuel Kant). Kant is an industrial and service center.

Located at 42.8833, 74.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Chuy Province, People of Volga German descent, German communities

Ysyk-Ata District

Ysyk-Ata District is one of the eight districts of Chuy Province in the northern Kyrgyzstan. The administrative center of the district is the city of Kant, and the district itself was known as Kant District in the past. The district is located on the southern side of the Chui River, about halfway between the national capital Bishkek and the former provincial capital Tokmok.

Located at 42.8833, 74.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Chuy Province

Stadion Sportkompleks Abdysh-Ata

Stadion Sportkompleks Abdysh-Ata is a multi-use stadium in Kant, Kyrgyzstan. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium for Abdish-Ata Kant of the Kyrgyzstan League. The stadium has a capacity of 3,000 people.

Located at 42.8853, 74.8681 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Kyrgyzstan, Chuy Province

Kant Air Base

Kant Air Base (Russian: Авиабаза Кант Aviabaza Kant) is a military air base in Ysyk-Ata District of Chuy Oblast in Kyrgyzstan. It is located just south of the city of Kant, some 20 km east of downtown Bishkek.

Located at 42.8531, 74.8464 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Kyrgyzstan, Russian Air Force bases, Soviet Air Force bases, Chuy Province, Buildings and structures in Kyrgyzstan

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kant, Кант