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Shymkent, Kazakhstan

Shymkent is a large place in the region of Ongtustik Qazaqstan in Kazakhstan with a population of approximately 414,032 people and is one of the largest places in Kazakhstan. Find all facts and information about Shymkent.

Facts and figures on Shymkent at a glance

Name: Shymkent (Shymkent)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 414,032 people
Region name (Level 1): Ongtustik Qazaqstan
Country: Kazakhstan
Continent: Asia

Shymkent is located in the region of Ongtustik Qazaqstan and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Shymkent to Kazakhstan's capital Astana (Astana) is approximately 998 km / 620 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Shymkent
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Shymkent ShymkentLarge place / Regional capital414,032 peopleOngtustik Qazaqstan Yuzhno-Kazakhstanskaya Oblast’

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Information on Shymkent

Information on Shymkent
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Shymkent ShymkentOngtustik Qazaqstan Yuzhno-Kazakhstanskaya Oblast’KazakhstanAsia

Time in Shymkent

Time in Shymkent
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 3:26pmNoWed, 20 Sep 2017 - 3:26pmUTC +6.0Asia/Almaty

Geographic coordinates of Shymkent

Latitude & Longitude of Shymkent
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map42°17'60.0"N (42.3000000°)69°35'60.0"E (69.6000000°)

Distances from Shymkent

Distances from Shymkent
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
4,691 km north of the equator5,567 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Shymkent

Places around Shymkent

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Airports around Shymkent

1 airport found within 15 km around Shymkent. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Shymkent
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Shymkent Airport Shymkent AirportCIT, UAII12.3 km 7.6 mishow

External sources of information on Shymkent

Shymkent on Wikipedia