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Safaga, Red Sea Governorate, Egypt


Alternative Names:Bur Safaga, Bur Safajah, Būr Safājah, Port Safaga, Safadza, Safadża, Safaga, sai fa jie, sfaja, Сафага, سفاجا, 塞法杰
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Red Sea, Egypt
Region:Red Sea Governorate, Egypt
Latitude:26° 44' 56" N
Longitude:33° 56' 20" E
Lat/Long (dec):26.74906,33.93891
Köppen climate type:BWh : Hot deserts climate
Population:32,944 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Port Safaga area, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 45' 0" N33° 56' 9" E0.3km (0.2 miles)
Gebel Nuqara (Gabel Nuqara), Port Safaga area, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 40' 12" N33° 53' 2" E10.4km (6.4 miles)
Gebel Ras Baroud, Central Eastern Desert, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 46' 59" N33° 38' 43" E29.4km (18.3 miles)
Abu Diyeiba quarry, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 31' 20" N33° 45' 26" E31.0km (19.3 miles)
Wadi Semna, Bir Semna, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 22' 0" N33° 45' 0" E46.5km (28.9 miles)
Bir Semna, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 27' 26" N33° 36' 5" E46.7km (29.0 miles)
Semna mine, Bir Semna, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 26' 43" N33° 35' 31" E48.3km (30.0 miles)
Gebel Semna, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 27' 33" N33° 34' 26" E48.5km (30.2 miles)
Gabal Um Halham, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 21' 0" N33° 43' 0" E49.6km (30.8 miles)
Fawakhir Mine, Qift area (Kift area; Coptos area), Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 16' 0" N33° 37' 59" E61.7km (38.3 miles)
Gebel Gattar, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt27° 0' 0" N33° 19' 59" E66.2km (41.2 miles)
Gebel El-Rabshi, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 10' 5" N33° 38' 59" E70.7km (43.9 miles)
Gidami (Aradiya; Eradiya; Sirbakis), Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 25' 9" N33° 18' 20" E72.9km (45.3 miles)
Al Bahr al Ahmar, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 6' 45" N34° 16' 36" E78.4km (48.7 miles)
Atalla mine, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 8' 8" N33° 31' 22" E79.8km (49.6 miles)
Wadi Kariem, Central Eastern Desert, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 58' 0" N34° 1' 59" E87.5km (54.4 miles)
El Sid Mine, Qift area (Kift area; Coptos area), Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 0' 16" N33° 35' 41" E89.6km (55.7 miles)
El Atshan mine, Central Eastern Desert, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 50' 11" N34° 6' 33" E102.9km (63.9 miles)
Ras Gemsa, Al Bahr al Ahmar, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt27° 38' 59" N33° 34' 59" E106.2km (66.0 miles)
Um Guruf, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 48' 0" N34° 4' 59" E106.5km (66.2 miles)
Um Gheig Lead-Zinc Mine, Marsa Alam, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 43' 0" N34° 28' 0" E126.3km (78.5 miles)
Gebel el-Zeit, Red Sea, Egypt27° 55' 50" N33° 30' 43" E138.0km (85.7 miles)
Qift area (Kift area; Coptos area), Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 59' 42" N32° 49' 11" E139.5km (86.7 miles)
Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt27° 18' 0" N32° 36' 0" E146.1km (90.8 miles)
Daghbag, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 25' 0" N33° 49' 0" E148.7km (92.4 miles)
Um Rus Mine, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 28' 0" N34° 34' 59" E156.4km (97.2 miles)
Wadi Tarr, South Sinai, Egypt28° 13' 0" N34° 19' 0" E167.4km (104.0 miles)
Um Zeriq III deposit, Kid, South Sinai, Egypt28° 17' 47" N34° 15' 48" E175.0km (108.7 miles)
Wadi Bezah, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 10' 59" N34° 7' 19" E175.1km (108.8 miles)
Bezah, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 10' 22" N34° 4' 40" E175.8km (109.3 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 20 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Qadd el-BarûdPopulated place26° 45' 0" N33° 55' 59" E0.6km (0.4 miles)
Safaga Maritime PortPort26° 44' 47" N33° 56' 50" E0.9km (0.6 miles)
Riviera Soma Bay HotelHotel26° 45' 53" N33° 56' 35" E1.8km (1.1 miles)
Sol Y Mar Paradise BeachHotel26° 43' 59" N33° 55' 59" E1.8km (1.1 miles)
Wādī BārūdWadi26° 46' 0" N33° 57' 0" E2.2km (1.4 miles)
Wâdi Abu ShallâtiWadi26° 46' 59" N33° 55' 59" E3.8km (2.4 miles)
Wâdi Umm TâgherWadi26° 45' 47" N33° 54' 10" E3.9km (2.4 miles)
Jazīrat SafājahIsland26° 44' 52" N33° 59' 8" E4.6km (2.9 miles)
Lotus BayHotel26° 47' 32" N33° 56' 8" E4.8km (3.0 miles)
Sol Y Mar Paradise (HB)Hotel26° 47' 46" N33° 56' 23" E5.2km (3.3 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
African PlateTectonic Plate
EgyptCountry
Red Sea, EgyptGovernorate
Red SeaSea

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Egypt, Al Bahr al Ahmar, Safaja69.2.27.0.0.0
 
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