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Hama, Syria

Hama is one of 14 primary administrative regions in Syria with a population of approximately 1,628,000 people.

Facts and figures on Hama at a glance

Region name: Hama (Hama Governorate)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,628,000 people
Country: Syria
Continent: Asia

The regional headquarters of Hama (Hama Governorate) is located in the regional capital Hamah (Ḩamāh) with a population of 460,602 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Hama's regional capital Hamah to Syria's capital Damascus (Damascus) is approximately 185 km (115 mi).

Facts and figures about Hama
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Hama Hama Governorate1,628,000 peopleHamah Ḩamāh460,602 people

Compare with other regions in Syria.

Map of Hama

Map of Hama

Information on Hama

Information on Hama
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Hama Hama GovernorateHamah Ḩamāh5SyriaAsia

Time in Hama

Time in Hama
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 - 3:27pmIn effect (+1 hour)Thu, 20 Jul 2017 - 2:27pmGMT UTC +3.0Asia/Damascus

Geographic coordinates of Hama

Latitude & Longitude of Hama
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map35°13'60.0"N (35.2333300°)37°12'00.0"E (37.2000000°)

Subregions in Hama

There are 5 administrative subregions in Hama.
Subregions in Hama
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Al-Salamiyah District Al-Salamiyah District1.---
Al-Suqaylabiyah District Al-Suqaylabiyah District2.---
Hama District Hama District3.---
Masyaf District Masyaf District4.---
Mhardeh District Mhardeh District5.---

External sources of information on Hama

Hama on Wikipedia