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Advice current as at 4:00 am 20 Jan 2020.

Turkmenistan is located in an active seismic zone. Earth tremors can occur and there is a possibility of earthquakes.

The US Federal Emergency Management Agency has advice about what to do before, during and after an earthquake. Ashgabat was largely destroyed by an earthquake in 1948, when up to 100,000 people were killed.


 

Quick Facts Tourist Information for:

Turkmenistan
Currency: Turkmenistan New Manat (TMT)
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TMT
Dialling Code: 993
Drive on the: right
Visitors/Tourists:
Languages Spoken:
Turkmen (official language) 70%


Capital City(s):
Ashgabat (also largest city)
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Telephone Area Code: 12
Population: 695,300
Latitude: 37.9667 Longitude: 58.3333



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This tool is being re-developed. The exchange rate is today's; but until development is completed we are using data obtained from a variety of sources in 2013 for the rest of the info, and is not guaranteed to be free of errors - see disclaimer.
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