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Libya overview

Libya is a country in Africa and his population is 6,461,454 inhabitants over an area of 1,759,540 km2. Libya capital is Tripolis and his main time zone (in capitale) is Africa/Tripoli.

Libya iso 3166 codes are LY (alpha-2), LBY (alpha-3) and 434 (numeric). Libya FIPS code is LY. Libya currency is Dinar and the dialing code is +218.

Libya postal format is : 99999 (Postal code).

Administrative divisions in Libya : 22 Shabiya (Districts).

Largest cities in Libya are : Tripoli, Benghazi, Mişrātah, Tarhuna, Al Khums, Az Zāwīyah, Zawiya, Ajdabiya, Sabhā, Sirte.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Tripolis
Population :
6,461,454
Area :
1,759,540 km2
Iso code :
LY
dialing code :
218
Currency :
Dinar

Largest cities in Libya

CountryLibya
ContinentAfrica
CapitalTripolis
Iso codesLY / LBY / 434
Time zoneAfrica/Tripoli
Total area1,759,540 km2
Dialing code+218
CurrencyDinar
Internet tld.ly
Postal format 99999
GDP71 billion dollars
GDP per capita10,976 dollars
Neighbours countriesAlgeria, Egypt, Niger, Sudan, Chad, Tunisia.

Libya administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Shabiya (Districts) Level 122

Spoken languages in Libya

Airports near Tripolis (Capital of Libya)

AirportCityDistance
Mitiga AirportTripoli9 km
Tripoli International AirportTripoli24 km
Okba Ibn Nafa Air Base129 km
Gardabya AirportSirt380 km
Ghadames East AirportGhadames448 km
Brack AirportBrack591 km
Marsa Brega Airport666 km
Sabha AirportSabha667 km
Benina International AirportBenghazi670 km
La Abraq AirportAl Bayda'821 km

Libya first administrative level


Largest cities in Libya

CityPopulationDistance from Tripolis
Tripoli1,150,9890 km
Benghazi650,629651 km
Mişrātah386,120187 km
Tarhuna210,69764 km
Al Khums201,943104 km
Az Zāwīyah200,00045 km
Zawiya186,12345 km
Ajdabiya134,358706 km
Sabhā130,000661 km
Sirte128,123371 km
Al Jadīd126,386659 km
Tobruk121,0521,017 km
Zliten109,972137 km
Şabrātah102,03866 km
Tagiura100,00015 km
Al Marj85,315717 km
Gharyan85,21980 km
Darnah78,782884 km
Al Bayḑā’74,594801 km
Yafran67,638110 km
Banī Walīd46,350146 km
At Tāj46,0501,379 km
Zuwārah45,000104 km
Murzuq43,732778 km
Awbārī42,975701 km
Brak39,444602 km
Az Zintān33,000138 km
Al Abyār32,563699 km
Waddān27,590500 km
Nālūt26,256236 km
Mizdah26,107160 km
Şurmān25,23559 km
Al Qubbah24,631847 km
Ghāt24,347928 km
Masallātah23,70281 km
Tūkrah23,164693 km
Az Zuwaytīnah21,015689 km
Hūn18,878493 km
Zalţan17,700124 km
Al Jawf17,3201,380 km
Sulūq15,543678 km
Al Burayqah13,780665 km
Bardīyah9,1491,126 km
Ghadāmis7,000464 km
Awjilah6,610879 km
Giado6,013150 km
Qasr Abu Hadi4,890385 km
Idrī4,611598 km
Al Qaţrūn4,500893 km
Al ‘Azīzīyah4,00041 km
Gialo3,334905 km
Al Jaghbūb2,7681,132 km
Marādah2,229703 km


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