Egyptian Obelisk, Istanbul, Turkey

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 41.005901, 28.975397.

Egyptian Obelisk, known by the locals as Dikilitash, is a tall monument situated in the very historic heart of the city of Istanbul, situated in north western Turkey, right at the Bosphorus Strait. Egyptian Obelisk is a 19.6 meters tall stella is a total copy of Pharaoh Tutmose III obelisk. Interestingly, the one in Istanbul is rather known as Obelisk of Theodosis since the obelisk was built during the times of Theodosis rule. Modern times obelisk is a popular tourist attraction since it has a very advantageous location, right near two main landmarks of the city, Sultan Ahmet Mosque and the St.Sophia. It is possible to see very interesting old Egyptian decorative patterns on the obelisk

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Egyptian Obelisk, Istanbul, Turkey Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Egyptian Obelisk, Istanbul, Turkey is 41.005901, and the longitude is 28.975397. Egyptian Obelisk, Istanbul, Turkey is located at Turkey country in the Monuments place category with the gps coordinates of 41° 0' 21.2436'' N and 28° 58' 31.4292'' E.

Egyptian Obelisk, Istanbul, Turkey Geographic Information
CountryTurkey
Latitude41.005901
Longitude28.975397
DMS Lat41° 0' 21.2436'' N
DMS Long28° 58' 31.4292'' E
UTM Easting666,123.73
UTM Northing4,541,291.53
CategoryMonuments
Country CodeTR
Zoom Level17

Coordinates of Egyptian Obelisk, Istanbul, Turkey is given above in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format.


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