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Atar, Mauritania

Atar is a mid-size place in the region of Adrar in Mauritania with a population of approximately 24,021 people and is one of the largest places in Mauritania. Find all facts and information about Atar.

Facts and figures on Atar at a glance

Name: Atar (Atar)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 24,021 people
Region name (Level 1): Adrar
Country: Mauritania
Continent: Africa

Atar is located in the region of Adrar and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Atar to Mauritania's capital Nouakchott (Nouakchott) is approximately 409 km / 254 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Atar to the largest places in Mauritania.

Facts and figures about Atar
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Atar AtarMid-size place / Regional capital24,021 peopleAdrar Adrar

Map of Atar

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Information on Atar

Information on Atar
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Atar AtarAdrar AdrarMauritaniaAfrica

Time in Atar

Time in Atar
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 - 8:59pmNoTue, 21 Nov 2017 - 8:59pmUTCAfrica/Nouakchott

Geographic coordinates of Atar

Latitude & Longitude of Atar
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map20°31'03.7"N (20.5177000°)13°02'54.9"W (-13.0485700°)

Distances from Atar

Distances from Atar
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
2,273 km north of the equator1,361 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Atar

Places around Atar

4 places found within 5 km around Atar. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Atar
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Mnacir Mnâçîr-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Kenaoual Kenaouâl-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
El Maleh El Mâleḥ-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Terouane Terouane-4.7 km 2.9 mishow

Airports around Atar

1 airport found within 15 km around Atar. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Atar
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Atar Airport Atar AirportATR, GQPA1.3 km 0.8 mishow

External sources of information on Atar

Atar on Wikipedia