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Ar-Raqqah, Syria

Ar-Raqqah is one of 14 primary administrative regions in Syria with a population of approximately 944,000 people.

Facts and figures on Ar-Raqqah at a glance

Region name: Ar-Raqqah (Ar-Raqqah Governorate)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 944,000 people
Country: Syria
Continent: Asia

The regional headquarters of Ar-Raqqah (Ar-Raqqah Governorate) is located in the regional capital Ar Raqqah (Ar Raqqah) with a population of 177,636 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Ar-Raqqah's regional capital Ar Raqqah to Syria's capital Damascus (Damascus) is approximately 368 km (229 mi).

Facts and figures about Ar-Raqqah
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Ar-Raqqah Ar-Raqqah Governorate944,000 peopleAr Raqqah Ar Raqqah177,636 people

Compare with other regions in Syria.

Map of Ar-Raqqah

Map of Ar-Raqqah

Information on Ar-Raqqah

Information on Ar-Raqqah
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Ar-Raqqah Ar-Raqqah GovernorateAr Raqqah Ar Raqqah3SyriaAsia

Time in Ar-Raqqah

Time in Ar-Raqqah
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 - 3:28pmIn effect (+1 hour)Thu, 20 Jul 2017 - 2:28pmGMT UTC +3.0Asia/Damascus

Geographic coordinates of Ar-Raqqah

Latitude & Longitude of Ar-Raqqah
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map36°00'00.0"N (36.0000000°)38°55'60.0"E (38.9333300°)

Subregions in Ar-Raqqah

There are 3 administrative subregions in Ar-Raqqah.
Subregions in Ar-Raqqah
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Al-Thawrah District Al-Thawrah District1.---
Ar-Raqqah District Ar-Raqqah District2.---
Tell Abyad District Tell Abyad District3.---

External sources of information on Ar-Raqqah

Ar-Raqqah on Wikipedia