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Rafah, Palestinian Territory

Rafah is a large place in the region of Gaza Strip in Palestinian Territory with a population of approximately 126,305 people and is one of the largest places in Palestinian Territory. Find all facts and information about Rafah.

Facts and figures on Rafah at a glance

Name: Rafah (Rafaḩ)
Status: Large place
Population: 126,305 people
Region name (Level 1): Gaza Strip
Country: Palestinian Territory
Continent: Asia

Rafah is located in the region of Gaza Strip. Gaza Strip's capital Gaza (Gaza) is approximately 31 km / 19 mi away from Rafah (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Rafah to the largest places in Palestinian Territory.

Facts and figures about Rafah
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Rafah RafaḩLarge place126,305 peopleGaza Strip Gaza Strip

Map of Rafah

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Information on Rafah

Information on Rafah
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Rafah RafaḩGaza Strip Gaza StripPalestinian TerritoryAsia

Time in Rafah

Time in Rafah
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 25 Nov 2017 - 2:03amNoSat, 25 Nov 2017 - 2:03amUTC +2.0Asia/Gaza

Geographic coordinates of Rafah

Latitude & Longitude of Rafah
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map31°17'13.2"N (31.2870000°)34°15'34.3"E (34.2595200°)

Distances from Rafah

Distances from Rafah
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
3,468 km north of the equator3,249 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Rafah

Places around Rafah

16 places found within 5 km around Rafah. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Rafah
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Yibna Yibnā-1.1 km 0.7 mishow
Hawd Waw Ḩawḑ Wāw-1.1 km 0.7 mishow
Khirbat al-Adas Khirbat al-Adas-1.1 km 0.7 mishow
Block J Block J-1.2 km 0.8 mishow
Tall az Zu`rub Tall az Zu‘rub-1.4 km 0.8 mishow
Hijazi Ḩijāzī-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Qishtah Qishţah-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Al Barazil Al Barāzīl-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
As Salam As Salām-2.2 km 1.3 mishow
Rafiah Yam Rafiaẖ Yam-2.5 km 1.6 mishow
Umm al Kilab Umm al Kilāb-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Shukat as Sufi Shūkat aş Şūfī10,5663.7 km 2.3 mishow
Shokat as-Sufi Shokat as-Sufi-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
An Nasr An Naşr6,2114.1 km 2.6 mishow
Umm Kamil Umm Kamīl-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Qizan an Najjar Qīzān an Najjār-4.8 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Rafah

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External sources of information on Rafah

Rafah on Wikipedia