Istaravshan
in Istaravshan District of Viloyati Sughd, Tajikistan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
39.914 and 69.003 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 39° 54' 51" and E 69° 0' 11"
Currency and Currency Code:
Somoni - TJS
Spoken languages:
Tajik, Russian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:42 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Dushanbe
UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:38 am and 7:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
References
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Discover Istaravshan

Istaravshan in Istaravshan District (Viloyati Sughd) with it's 52,851 citizens is a town in Tajikistan about 96 mi (or 154 km) north of Dushanbe, the country's capital city.

Current time in Istaravshan is now 08:42 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dushanbe with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Istaravshan, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Tajikistan is Khudzhand Airport in a distance of 42 mi (or 68 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Proto-urban Site of Sarazm in a distance of 87 mi (or 140 km), West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ghonchi, Shahriston, Zafarobod, Ak-Suu and Nov. 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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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 67 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 56%
Air Pressure 1012.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 62% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Sunday, 21st of April 2019

17°C (62 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 22nd of April 2019

16°C (60 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019

15°C (58 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Муаллим взбесился от учеников

Published: February 22, 2015
Length: 23:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Амир Абдухафизов

istaravshan / ура-тюбе.


Tours-TV.com: Istarawshan

Published: January 05, 2015
Length: 41:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ToursTV Com

Tajikistan. See on map http://tours-tv.com/en/Istarawshan .


Мылашки

Published: January 17, 2015
Length: 25:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Alisher Roziqov


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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.

Istaravshan

Istaravshan is a city in Sughd Province in Tajikistan. Located in the northern foothills of the Turkistan mountain range, 78 kilometers southwest of Khujand, Istaravshan is one of the oldest cities in Tajikistan, having existed for more than 2500 years. Before 2000, it was known as Ура́-Тюбе (Ura-Tyube) in Russian, Уротеппа (Uroteppa) in Tajik and Uratepe in Turkish.

Located at 39.9108, 69.0064 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tajikistan, Jamoats of Tajikistan

Cyropolis

Cyropolis, (literally "The City of Cyrus") was an ancient city founded by Cyrus the Great in northern Tajikistan in 544 BCE to mark the northeastern border of his Persian empire and identified with the medieval and modern city of Khojand.

Located at 40, 69 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Achaemenid cities, Former populated places in Tajikistan, Cyrus the Great, 544 BC establishments in Tajikistan

Gazantarak

Gazantarak is a town and jamoat in north-west Tajikistan. It is located in Ghonchi District in Sughd province. The jamoat has a total population of 13,359.

Located at 39.9667, 69.1333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tajikistan, Jamoats of Tajikistan

Nijoni

Nijoni is a town and jamoat in north-western Tajikistan. It is located in Istarawshan District in Sughd province. The jamoat has a total population of 7,747.

Located at 39.9667, 68.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tajikistan, Jamoats of Tajikistan

Poshkent

Poshkent is a town and jamoat in north-western Tajikistan. It is located in Istarawshan District in Sughd province. The jamoat has a total population of 13,292.

Located at 39.8833, 69.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tajikistan, Jamoats of Tajikistan

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