in Mohafazat Béqaa, Lebanon

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
33.728 and 35.931 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 33° 43' 40" and E 35° 55' 51"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - LBP
Spoken languages:
Arabic, French, English, Armenian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:13 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Beirut
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 4:27 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Lebanon in Western Asia

Safety Score: 4,2 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Lebanon.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Lebanon. Last Update: 2023-12-05 08:27:35

Delve into Aanjar

Aanjar in Mohafazat Béqaa with it's 2,400 habitants is located in Lebanon about 27 mi (or 44 km) south-east of Beirut, the country's capital town.

Current time in Aanjar is now 07:13 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Beirut with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports close to Aanjar, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Lebanon is Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport in a distance of 26 mi (or 42 km), West. 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 Lebanon is Anjar in a distance of 0 mi (or 0 km), South-West.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Zahle, Az Zabadani, Medaya, Joubb Jannine and Ad Dimas. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 13°C / 56 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 38% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 7th of December 2023

13°C (56 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 8th of December 2023

15°C (59 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 9th of December 2023

11°C (51 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

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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.

Masnaa Border Crossing

The Masnaa Border Crossing is an international border crossing between the countries of Lebanon and Syria. It is completely land-based and links the customs checkpoints of Masnaa, Lebanon, and Jdaidet Yabous, Syria. An 8 km no man's land of desolate neutral territory buffers the distance between the border stations. It is the primary crossing point between the countries, linking the capital cities of Beirut and Damascus.

Located at 33.7029, 35.924 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lebanon–Syria border crossings

Battle of Majdel Anjar

Located at 33.7123, 35.9182 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles involving the Ottoman Empire, Battles involving Lebanon, Conflicts in 1622, 17th century in the Ottoman Empire, Battles involving Tuscany, 1622 in Asia

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ḩawsh Musá, Hansh Mousa, Haouch Moussa, ‘Anjar, Aanjar, Анджар