Crater
in Craiter of Muḩāfaz̧at ‘Adan, Yemen

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
12.775 and 45.039 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 12° 46' 30" and E 45° 2' 19"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rial - YER
Spoken languages:
Arabic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:27 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Aden
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:48 am and 5:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.485 and -138.619 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouia
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Yemen in Western Asia

Safety Score: 5,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Yemen.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Yemen. Last Update: 2019-09-16 07:23:42

Delve into Crater

Crater in Craiter (Muḩāfaz̧at ‘Adan) is located in Yemen about 187 mi (or 301 km) south of Sanaa, the country's capital town.

Current time in Crater is now 06:27 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Aden with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Crater. The closest airport in Yemen is Aden International Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historic Town of Zabid in a distance of 151 mi (or 243 km), North-West. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Aden, Khawr Maksar, Al Ma`alla', At Tawahi and Al Mansurah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 39°C / 103 °F

Morning Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Evening Temperature 34°C / 93 °F
Night Temperature 35°C / 94 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1006.5 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

35°C (95 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

36°C (97 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

36°C (97 °F)
32°C (90 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Mercure Aden Hotel

Address
1,1 mi
Aden Repablic of Yemen P.O. Box 70302 Crater / Aden
70302 ADEN
Yemen

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


AL QASR HOTEL AND RESORT

Address
0,3 mi
AL HISWA AREA
1 ADEN,
Yemen

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Aden City عدن

Published: December 18, 2010
Length: 21:56 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Mohammed Haidan

عدن اليمن صيرة كريتر Aden yemen من تصويري الخاص... aden city yemen اليمن عدن كريتر الشيخ عثمان دار سعد القلوعة التواهي...


عدن مول فلاش موب - Aden Mall Flash Mob

Published: December 09, 2013
Length: 16:17 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Ali Al-Sulaimani

TEDx Aden - تيدكس عدن.


مناظر من مدينة عدن Aden

Published: June 11, 2008
Length: 33:24 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: فضل اليافعي

مـهــد الحـضـارة عــــدن Aden.


Aden the Cosmopolitan City HD | عدن عشق لا ينتهي

Published: February 10, 2012
Length: 39:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Farouq Ibrahim

عدن http://www.facebook.com/Aden.Cosmopolitan.City احتلت عدن منذ البدء صفة الخلود، فهي تسمية ورد ذكرها في الكتب السماوية والمؤلف...


بطولة ساحة الراب العربي للدسات - الجولة الاولى - Aden Devilz

Published: December 26, 2013
Length: 57:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DoN 964

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Published: March 10, 2015
Length: 45:08 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Kemioa Rayes

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Demonstration in Aden

Published: March 24, 2015
Length: 34:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: VideoNews

A group of Yemeni men who want to return to military stage a demonstration outside the Military Command in Aden, Yemen on March 24, 2015.


ام سي عماد و زيكو - جنود عدن | Mc.Emad ft. Zeko - Aden Solders

Published: May 21, 2014
Length: 36:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DoN 964

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دكتور ساي - بطولة راب عدن 4 | Dr.Si - Btola Rap Aden

Published: April 08, 2014
Length: 19:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DoN 964

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عدن Aden (صور قديمة وحديثة لمدينة عدن)

Published: February 20, 2015
Length: 00:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: نجلي القديمي عدن

صور قديمة وجديدة لمدينة عدن مع اغاني الزيدي والله بدت لانورت،،


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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.

Aden

Aden is a seaport city in Yemen, located by the eastern approach to the Red Sea, some 110 miles (170 kilometres) east of Bab-el-Mandeb. Its population is approximately a million people. Aden's ancient, natural harbour lies in the crater of a dormant volcano which now forms a peninsula, joined to the mainland by a low isthmus. This harbour, Front Bay, was first used by the ancient Kingdom of Awsan between the 5th and 7th centuries BCE. The modern harbour is on the other side of the peninsula.

Located at 12.8, 45.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aden, Populated places in 'Adan Governorate, Populated coastal places in Yemen, Port cities in the Arabian Peninsula, Ports and harbours of the Indian Ocean, Gulf of Aden, Port cities and towns of the Red Sea, Russian and Soviet Navy bases, Capitals of former nations, World Digital Library related

South Yemen

The People's Democratic Republic of Yemen, also referred to as South Yemen, Democratic Yemen or Yemen, was a socialist state in the southern and eastern provinces of the present-day Republic of Yemen ("Yemen"). Along with the Somali Democratic Republic, it was one of the few openly-Communist regimes to exist in the Arab World and the Middle East. It united with the Yemen Arab Republic (commonly known as "North Yemen") on May 22, 1990, to form the present-day Yemen.

Located at 12.8, 45.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communism in Yemen, Communist states, Former member states of the United Nations, Former socialist republics, History of Yemen, Single-party states, South Yemen

'Adan Governorate

'Adan is a governorate of Yemen, including the city of Aden. At the 2004 census it had a population of 589,419. The ancient capital, the port city of Crater, was located here. 'Adan was under British rule in the period from 1839 to 1967. In 1967, after years of struggle, 'Adan and other southern governorates gained their independence. The city of Aden subsequently became the capital of South Yemen between 1967 and 1990).

Located at 12.9, 44.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
'Adan Governorate, Governorates of Yemen

HMS X2

HM Submarine X2 was an Italian Archimede-class submarine, originally named Galileo Galilei. She served in the Regia Marina before and during World War II, before her capture by the Royal Navy in 1940. She was stationed in the Red Sea in June 1940 as a unit of the Italian Red Sea Flotilla.

Located at 12.8, 45.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ships built in Italy, 1934 ships, Submarines of the Royal Navy, World War II submarines of the United Kingdom

May 22 Stadium

May 22 Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Aden, Yemen. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium of Al-Tilal. The stadium holds 30,000 people. It will host the 20th Gulf Cup of Nations football competition on 22nd November 2010. The first match will be between Yemen and Saudi Arabia.

Located at 12.8653, 45.0125 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Yemen

Crater, Yemen

Crater, also Kraytar, is one of the unofficial names of the oldest districts of the port city of Aden. Its official name is Seera . It is situated in a crater of an ancient volcano which forms the Shamsan Mountains. In 1991, the population was 70,319. In the closing days of British rule in 1967, Crater District became the focus of the Aden Emergency, sometimes called the last imperial war.

Located at 12.7833, 45.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aden, Populated places in 'Adan Governorate, Port cities in the Arabian Peninsula, Populated coastal places in Yemen

Tawahi (Aden)

Tawahi or is a city district in the city of Aden, located in the 'Adan Governorate in Yemen.

Located at 12.7833, 44.9833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aden, Populated places in 'Adan Governorate

National Museum of Yemen

The National Museum of Yemen in Sana'a, Yemen, was founded in 1971 in Dar al-Shukr (Palace of Gratefulness) which is one of the Yemeni Imam Palaces. It is located near Qubbat al-Mutawakkil Mosque dome in Al-Tahreer Square in the city center. The Museum recently moved to a nearby building called Dar Al-Sada (Palace of Happiness).

Located at 12.7794, 45.0425 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums established in 1971, Museums in Yemen, National museums, Buildings and structures in Sana'a

EgyptAir Flight 763

EgyptAir Flight 763 was an international non-scheduled passenger flight from Cairo, Egypt to Aden, South Yemen. On 19 March 1972, the flight was a McDonnell Douglas DC9-32 registered in Yugoslavia as YU-AHR and operated by the newly renamed EgyptAir. It crashed into the Shamsan Mountains on approach to Aden, killing all 30 people on board.

Located at 12.7656, 45.0169 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
EgyptAir accidents and incidents, Aviation accidents and incidents in Yemen, Accidents and incidents involving the McDonnell Douglas DC-9, Aviation accidents and incidents in 1972, 1972 in Egypt

Sira Fortress

Sira Fortress is a military site in Aden, Yemen. The original fortress dates to the 11th century, and is still in use today by the Yemeni military. The fort is located on Sira Island, a rocky and tall volcanic outcropping which dominates the old harbor of Aden. Much of the fort's history is unknown, especially since there have been few archaeological studies done of the area.

Located at 12.78, 45.0498 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Forts in Yemen

Aden Expedition

The Aden Expedition was a naval operation carried out by the British Royal Navy in January 1839. Following Britain's treaty concerning the colonization of territory in the present day Yemen, the Sultanate of Lahej resisted which led to a series of skirmishes between the two sides.

Located at 12.7797, 45.0492 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles involving the United Kingdom, Naval battles involving the United Kingdom, Punitive expeditions of the United Kingdom, United Kingdom–Yemen relations

Big Ben Aden

Big Ben Aden is a clock tower built by British engineers, along with locals, beside Aden Harbour during the period that Aden Province was a territory within the British Empire. It is superficially similar to the Elizabeth Tower (popularly known as Big Ben), the famous clock tower attached to the Palace of Westminster in London. The clock was shut down for renovation about a quarter of a century ago, and returned to service in February 2012.

Located at 12.7833, 44.9833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Clock towers


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kraytar, Şayrah, Şīrah, كريتر, صيرة, Crater