in Balochistān, Pakistan
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 31.341 and 69.449 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 31° 20' 26" and E 69° 26' 57"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rupee - PKR
- Spoken languages:
- Urdu, English, Panjabi, Sindhi, Pushto
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 10:43 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Asia/Karachi
- UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:00 am and 6:11 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Roa
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Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Pakistan.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Pakistan. Last Update: 2019-02-18 09:03:10
Delve into Zhob
Zhob in Balochistān with it's 50,537 habitants is located in Pakistan about 266 mi (or 428 km) south-west of Islamabad, the country's capital town.
Current time in Zhob is now 10:43 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Zhob. The closest airport in Pakistan is Zhob Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Musa Khel Bazar, Qila Saifullah, Tank, Loralai and Gomal Kelay. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
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.
Zhob is a small town and district capital of Zhob District in Balochistan province of Pakistan. Zhob is located on the banks of Zhob River. The city was originally named Appozai after a nearby village. During the colonial era it was named Fort Sandeman. It obtained its current name in 30 July 1976 when the then Prime Minister of Pakistan, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto had the name changed.
Zhob Airport is a small domestic airport located at Zhob, Balochistan, Pakistan. It is a smaller airport and caters mainly to the population of Zhob and surrounding townships.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Zhob.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Apozai, Fort Sanderman, Fort Sandeman, Zhob, PZH