Sukkur
in Sindh, Pakistan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
27.705 and 68.857 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 27° 42' 18" and E 68° 51' 26"
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: 08:44 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Karachi
UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:58 am and 6:18 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.152 and -109.439 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Piko
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Pakistan in Southern Asia

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 Sukkur

Sukkur in Sindh with it's 417,767 habitants is a town located in Pakistan about 484 mi (or 779 km) south-west of Islamabad, the country's capital town.

Time in Sukkur is now 08:44 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Karachi with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Sukkur. The closest airport in Pakistan is Sukkur Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Archaeological Ruins at Moenjodaro in a distance of 51 mi (or 82 km), South-West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Khairpur, Shikarpur, Ghotki, Kandhkot and Larkana. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Videos from this area

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5th Muharram Matam Old Sukkur

Published: December 01, 2011
Length: 24:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: rohrikarbala

5th Muharram Matam at Old Sukkur that is famous as Musjid Jo Matam More Visit http://www.karbala.rohri.net/?p=442.


2nd Muharram, Matam Old Sukkur

Published: November 29, 2011
Length: 22:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rohrikarbala

Sayed Mohsin [Muzmail Shah] Ali Shah Musavi at 2nd Muharram Matam Old Sukkur This video capture from Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 http://www.karbala.rohri.net/?p=377.


Shahbaz TaeKwonDo Academy Sukkur 0001

Published: January 02, 2015
Length: 25:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Abdul Razzaq

Shahbaz TaeKwonDo Academy Sukkur Participate In Shah Abdul Latif University Khairpur Program Revival Of Traditional Games 31 December-2014- Khairpur Chief Instructor Master Abdul Razzaq ...


Shoukat Ali Mahar Arab Mahar Ghotki (Beautiful Pictures Sukkur / Rohri Area) Cell No 03322920733.

Published: March 22, 2013
Length: 07:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: shoukat ali

Shoukat Ali Mahar Arab Mahar Ghotki (Beautiful Pictures Sukkur / Rohri Area) Cell No 03322920733.


OXFORD GRAMMAR SCHOOL SUKKUR MOVEMENT

Published: September 06, 2012
Length: 11:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: KASHIF ABRO

"If you're alone, I'll be your shadow. If you want to cry, I'll be your shoulder. If you want a hug, I'll be your pillow. If you need to be happy, I'll be your smile... But anytime you need...


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Published: March 07, 2010
Length: 17:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: naseer488

POSTED BY MILAD E MUSTAFA COMETY QURESHI GOTH (VILLAGE) SUKKUR.


Lab e Mehran A Cloudy day on the bank of Indus

Published: April 15, 2014
Length: 03:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SN Bukhari

A brief visit to River Indus on Lab-e-Mehran, a recreational park at the bank of river Indus, Sukkur on a beautiful cloudy day of March 2014.


M KAMIL QADRI

Published: July 29, 2012
Length: 02:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: bilal multani

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Continental Biscuits Ltd

Published: July 02, 2014
Length: 20:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jawairia najib

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Published: April 28, 2009
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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.

Sukkur Barrage

Sukkur Barrage is a barrage on the River Indus near the city of Sukkur in the Sindh province of Pakistan.

Located at 27.6833, 68.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dams in Pakistan, Barrages, Sukkur District, Irrigation projects, Irrigation in Pakistan

Sukkur Airport

Sukkur Airport is a domestic airport situated about 8 km away from the city centre of Sukkur in the Sukkur District in the Sindh province of Pakistan. It is a medium-sized airport and caters mainly to the population of Sukkur, Khairpur and Rohri. It is the main alternate of Jinnah International Airport in Karachi with a distance of about 350 km/220 miles; well under an hour's flight time in turboprop aircraft.

Located at 27.7219, 68.7917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Pakistan

Lansdowne Bridge Rohri

The Lansdowne Bridge Rohri is a former railway bridge over the Indus River in present-day Pakistan. A marvel of 19th-century engineering, the 'longest 'rigid' girder bridge in the world' at that time, it was begun in 1887. It was designed by Sir Alexander Meadows Rendel; the girder work, weighing a massive 3,300 tons, was manufactured in London by the firm of Westwood, Baillie and erected by F.E. Robertson, and Hecquet.

Located at 27.6936, 68.8883 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Pakistan, Railway bridges in Pakistan, Bridges completed in 1889, Bridges over the Indus River

Government Islamia Science College Sukkur

Located at 27.6927, 68.8702 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Sindh

Aror

Aror or Alor is the medieval name of the city of Rohri.

Located at 27.65, 68.9833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ror, Sukkur District, History of Pakistan, History of Sindh, Umayyad Caliphate, Chach Nama

Ayub Bridge

Ayub Bridge is a railway bridge over the Indus river between Rohri and Sukkur in Sindh province, Pakistan. The foundation stone of this steel arch bridge was laid on 9 December 1960 and inaugurated by President Muhammad Ayub Khan on 6 May 1962. The consulting engineer was David B. Steinman. The Ayub Bridge became the world's third longest railway arch span and the first railway bridge in the world to be slung on coiled wire rope suspenders.

Located at 27.6938, 68.8882 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Pakistan, Buildings and structures in Sindh, Bridges over the Indus River, Railway bridges in Pakistan

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