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Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate, Egypt


Alternative Names:Al Ghardaqah, Al-Ghardaqa, Chournkanta, El-Ghardaqa, Gorad Khurgada, Gurdaka, HRG, Hurgada, Hurghada, Khurgada, Khurgade, Urgada, alghrdqh, alghrdqt, furugada, ghrdqh, hong jia da, huleugada, Χουργκάντα, Горад Хургада, Хургада, Хургаде, Հուրգադա, ערדקה, الغردقة, الغردقه, غردقه, غردقہ, ელ-გურდაკა, フルガダ, 洪加達, 후르가다
Type:Seat of a first-order administrative division - seat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
Mindat.org Region:Red Sea, Egypt
Region:Red Sea Governorate, Egypt
Latitude:27° 15' 26" N
Longitude:33° 48' 46" E
Lat/Long (dec):27.25738,33.81291
Köppen climate type:BWh : Hot deserts climate
Population:95,622 (2014)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Ras Gemsa, Al Bahr al Ahmar, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt27° 38' 59" N33° 34' 59" E49.2km (30.6 miles)
Gebel Ras Baroud, Central Eastern Desert, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 46' 59" N33° 38' 43" E55.3km (34.4 miles)
Gebel Gattar, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt27° 0' 0" N33° 19' 59" E55.4km (34.4 miles)
Port Safaga area, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 45' 0" N33° 56' 9" E57.7km (35.9 miles)
Gebel Nuqara (Gabel Nuqara), Port Safaga area, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 40' 12" N33° 53' 2" E65.7km (40.8 miles)
Gebel el-Zeit, Red Sea, Egypt27° 55' 50" N33° 30' 43" E80.5km (50.0 miles)
Abu Diyeiba quarry, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 31' 20" N33° 45' 26" E81.9km (50.9 miles)
Bir Semna, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 27' 26" N33° 36' 5" E91.4km (56.8 miles)
Gebel Semna, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 27' 33" N33° 34' 26" E91.9km (57.1 miles)
Semna mine, Bir Semna, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 26' 43" N33° 35' 31" E92.9km (57.7 miles)
Wadi Semna, Bir Semna, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 22' 0" N33° 45' 0" E99.2km (61.7 miles)
Gabal Um Halham, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 21' 0" N33° 43' 0" E101.3km (63.0 miles)
Gidami (Aradiya; Eradiya; Sirbakis), Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 25' 9" N33° 18' 20" E105.9km (65.8 miles)
Fawakhir Mine, Qift area (Kift area; Coptos area), Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 16' 0" N33° 37' 59" E111.6km (69.3 miles)
Wadi Tarr, South Sinai, Egypt28° 13' 0" N34° 19' 0" E117.6km (73.1 miles)
Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt27° 18' 0" N32° 36' 0" E120.0km (74.5 miles)
Gebel El-Rabshi, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 10' 5" N33° 38' 59" E122.2km (75.9 miles)
Um Zeriq III deposit, Kid, South Sinai, Egypt28° 17' 47" N34° 15' 48" E123.8km (76.9 miles)
Um Zeriq II deposit, Kid, South Sinai, Egypt28° 18' 53" N34° 14' 52" E125.1km (77.8 miles)
Um Zeriq I deposit, Kid, South Sinai, Egypt28° 19' 12" N34° 13' 54" E125.1km (77.8 miles)
Atalla mine, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 8' 8" N33° 31' 22" E128.0km (79.6 miles)
Shalal deposit, Kid, South Sinai, Egypt28° 20' 45" N34° 16' 42" E129.4km (80.4 miles)
Al Bahr al Ahmar, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 6' 45" N34° 16' 36" E135.4km (84.1 miles)
El Sid Mine, Qift area (Kift area; Coptos area), Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt26° 0' 16" N33° 35' 41" E141.0km (87.6 miles)
Mount Sinai, South Sinai, Egypt28° 32' 21" N33° 58' 29" E143.4km (89.1 miles)
Midyan, Mintaqah Tabuk, Saudi Arabia28° 9' 50" N34° 52' 18" E145.0km (90.1 miles)
Wadi Kariem, Central Eastern Desert, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 58' 0" N34° 1' 59" E145.2km (90.2 miles)
Wadi Rofaiyed area, South Sinai, Egypt28° 37' 59" N33° 53' 0" E153.1km (95.2 miles)
El Atshan mine, Central Eastern Desert, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 50' 11" N34° 6' 33" E160.7km (99.9 miles)
Um Guruf, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypt25° 48' 0" N34° 4' 59" E164.3km (102.1 miles)

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Jewels Sahara ResortHotel27° 15' 28" N33° 48' 41" E0.1km (0.1 miles)
King Tut Aqua Beach ResortHotel27° 15' 28" N33° 48' 41" E0.1km (0.1 miles)
Golden RoseHotel27° 15' 28" N33° 48' 41" E0.1km (0.1 miles)
The Three Corners Royal Star Beach ResortHotel27° 15' 28" N33° 48' 41" E0.1km (0.1 miles)
Tia HeightsHotel27° 15' 28" N33° 48' 41" E0.1km (0.1 miles)
The Movie Gate HurghadaHotel27° 15' 28" N33° 48' 41" E0.1km (0.1 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, Al-Ghurdaqah69.2.22.0.0.0
 
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