December 6, 2021
Shamakhi or Shamakhy (Azerbaijani: amaxı) is a district in Azerbaijan, and is a city within the district. The city is located 112 kilometers west of Baku (40 38 N 48 40 E). The city has 20,000 inhabitants, of which 75% are Azerbaijanis, and the rest are Armenians and Russians. Shamakhy is famous for its traditional dance, the Shamakhy Dance.