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Jirja, Egypt

Jirja is a large place in the region of Suhaj in Egypt with a population of approximately 128,250 people and is one of the largest places in Egypt. Find all facts and information about Jirja.

Facts and figures on Jirja at a glance

Name: Jirja (Jirjā)
Status: Large place
Population: 128,250 people
Region name (Level 1): Suhaj
Country: Egypt
Continent: Africa

Jirja is located in the region of Suhaj. Suhaj's capital Sohag (Sohag) is approximately 31 km / 19 mi away from Jirja (as the crow flies). The distance from Jirja to Egypt's capital Cairo (Cairo) is approximately 418 km / 260 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Jirja
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Jirja JirjāLarge place128,250 peopleSuhaj Muḩāfaz̧at Sūhāj

Map of Jirja

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Information on Jirja

Information on Jirja
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Jirja JirjāSuhaj Muḩāfaz̧at SūhājEgyptAfrica

Time in Jirja

Time in Jirja
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 - 9:42amNoMon, 22 Jul 2019 - 9:42amUTC +2.0Africa/Cairo

Geographic coordinates of Jirja

Latitude & Longitude of Jirja
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map26°20'17.7"N (26.3382600°)31°53'29.8"E (31.8916100°)

Distances from Jirja

Distances from Jirja
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
2,919 km north of the equator3,175 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Jirja

Places around Jirja

11 places found within 5 km around Jirja. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Jirja
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Al Bayadi Al Bayāḑī-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Naj` Hashim Naj‘ Hāshim-2.8 km 1.8 mishow
Naj` ad Dayr Naj‘ ad Dayr-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Al Qurayyah Al Qurayyah-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Al Khalafiyah Al Khalāfīyah-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Kharifat Jirja Khārifat Jirjā-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Naj` al Masha'ikh Naj‘ al Mashā’ikh-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Mazatat ash Shaykh Jabr Mazātat ash Shaykh Jabr-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Al `Awamir Bahri Al ‘Awāmir Baḩrī-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Al Birba Al Birbā-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Bani `Aysh Banī ‘Aysh-4.8 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Jirja

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External sources of information on Jirja

Jirja on Wikipedia