Tizak, Afghanistan

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Coordinates: 34°18′0″N68°14′0″E / 34.30000°N 68.23333°E / 34.30000; 68.23333 Coordinates: 34°18′0″N68°14′0″E / 34.30000°N 68.23333°E / 34.30000; 68.23333
Province Kandahar
District Shah Wali Kot
1,416 m (4,646 ft)
Time zone UTC+4:30

Tizak, is a location in Shah Wali Kot District, Afghanistan located at 34° 18' 0" North, 68° 14' 0"East. [1] The village is 1416m above sea level. [2] Tizak is 45 km north of Kandahar, on the Kandahar Highway, between Bum, Afghanistan and Jaldak. [3] The area is arid with temperature fluctuating between 40 °C and -35 °C. [4] In 2010 the town was the site of the Shah Wali Kot Offensive [5] [6]

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  2. Elevation of Tizak,Afghanistan Elevation Map.
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