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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Sharjah is a large place in the region of Ash Shariqah in United Arab Emirates with a population of approximately 543,733 people and is one of the largest places in United Arab Emirates. Find all facts and information about Sharjah.

Facts and figures on Sharjah at a glance

Name: Sharjah (Sharjah)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 543,733 people
Region name (Level 1): Ash Shariqah
Country: United Arab Emirates
Continent: Asia

Sharjah is located in the region of Ash Shariqah and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Sharjah to United Arab Emirates's capital Abu Dhabi (Abu Dhabi) is approximately 143 km / 89 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Sharjah to the largest places in United Arab Emirates.

Facts and figures about Sharjah
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Sharjah SharjahLarge place / Regional capital543,733 peopleAsh Shariqah Ash Shāriqah

Map of Sharjah

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Information on Sharjah

Information on Sharjah
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Sharjah SharjahAsh Shariqah Ash ShāriqahUnited Arab EmiratesAsia

Time in Sharjah

Time in Sharjah
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 4:17amNoWed, 20 Sep 2017 - 4:17amUTC +4.0Asia/Dubai

Geographic coordinates of Sharjah

Latitude & Longitude of Sharjah
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map25°20'14.5"N (25.3373700°)55°24'43.4"E (55.4120600°)

Distances from Sharjah

Distances from Sharjah
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
2,808 km north of the equator5,535 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Sharjah

Places around Sharjah

73 places found within 5 km around Sharjah. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Sharjah
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Al Ghuhaiba Al Ghuhaiba-0.8 km 0.5 mishow
Samnan Samnan-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Bu Danig Bu Danig-1.2 km 0.8 mishow
Al Bu Deniq Al Bu Deniq-1.3 km 0.8 mishow
Abu Sangara Abu Sangara-1.4 km 0.9 mishow
Abu Shagara Abu Shagara-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Al Yarmook Al Yarmook-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Dasman Dasman-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
King Faisal Square King Faisal Square-2.0 km 1.2 mishow
Al Shahba Al Shahba-2.0 km 1.3 mishow
Al Abar Al Abar-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Al Shahab Al Shahab-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Al Aber Al Aber-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Al Nud Al Nud-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
AL Ramla West AL Ramla West-2.2 km 1.3 mishow
Al Mahatah Al Mahatah-2.2 km 1.3 mishow
Al Fayha Al Fayha-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Al Manakh Al Manakh-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Hizayib az Zanah Ḩiz̧āyib az Zānah-2.4 km 1.5 mishow
Al Majaz 1 Al Majaz 1-2.5 km 1.6 mishow
Al Mussalla Al Mussalla-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Al Khouzamiya Al Khouzamiya-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Al Khezammia Al Khezammia-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Maysaloon Maysaloon-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Al Ramla East Al Ramla East-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Al Majaz 2 Al Majaz 2-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Al Soor Al Soor-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Al Mansura Al Mansura-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Al Darrare Al Darrare-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Al Soor Square Al Soor Square-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Um Tarrafa Um Tarrafa-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Al Darari Al Darari-3.1 km 2.0 mishow
Al Ghuwair Al Ghuwair-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Al Nasserya Al Nasserya-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Al Jazzat Al Jazzat-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Al Fallaj Al Fallaj-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Al Nabba'a Al Nabba’a-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Al Shuwaiheen Al Shuwaiheen-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Al Nabba Al Nabba-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Al Marijah Al Marijah-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Al Merraija Al Merraija-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Al Sheyoukh Al Sheyoukh-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Al Juhail Al Juhail-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Al Tala'a Al Tala’a-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Al Talae Al Talae-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Al Goaz Al Goaz-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Al Hazana Al Hazana-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Al Majaz 3 Al Majaz 3-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
AL Sharq AL Sharq-3.8 km 2.3 mishow
Al Mujarrah Al Mujarrah-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Al Riqa Suburb Al Riqa Suburb-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Bu Tina Bu Tina-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Turrfana Turrfana-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Al Swehat Al Swehat-4.1 km 2.6 mishow
Al Tarrfah Al Tarrfah-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
AL Khaildia Suburb AL Khaildia Suburb-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Al Qadasia Al Qadasia-4.3 km 2.6 mishow
Al Gulayaa Al Gulayaa-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Al Azrra Al Azrra-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Al Rifa Al Rifa-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Layyah Layyah-4.4 km 2.8 mishow
Al Rifa'a Al Rifa’a-4.6 km 2.8 mishow
Al Seef Al Seef-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Shargan Shargan-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Al Subaikhi Al Subaikhi-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Al Jazirah Al Jazīrah-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Wasit Suburb Wasit Suburb-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Sharqan Sharqan-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Al Qusais Industrial Area Third Al Qusais Industrial Area Third-4.9 km 3.0 mishow
Al Hayrah Al Ḩayrah-5.0 km 3.1 mishow
AL Heera Suburb AL Heera Suburb-5.0 km 3.1 mishow
Al Ezra Al Ezra-5.0 km 3.1 mishow
Al Ghaphia Al Ghaphia-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Sharjah

2 airports found within 15 km around Sharjah. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Sharjah
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Dubai International Airport Dubai International AirportDXB, OMDB10.6 km 6.6 mishow
Sharjah International Airport Sharjah International AirportOMSJ, SHJ10.6 km 6.6 mishow

External sources of information on Sharjah

Sharjah on Wikipedia