Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, Israel
Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 31.776112, 35.243889.
The Mount of Olives (Arabic: Jabal al-Ṭūr, الطور, جبل الزيتون, Hebrew: Har ha-Zetim, הַר הַזֵּיתִים) is a small mountain ridge located on the east of the Old City of Jerusalem. It is a significant and meaningful landmark of the country. It has great historic importance since there was located at the historic necropolis and an ancient cemetery (it is estimated to have over 150,000 graves from various periods). The Mount of Olives is described in the Book of Acts as the place where Jesus was taken to heavens. The Jewish Cemetery on the Mount of Olives is known as the most important Jewish cemetery in Jerusalem that includes the tombs of famous figures in Jewish history. It dates back 3,000 years ago.
You can take a tour to see this beautiful place from Jerusalem or Tel Aviv. Visitors of all religions from all around the world come to visit the Mount of Olives every year. There are important landmarks found on the Mount of Olives like Russian Church and Tower of the Ascension, Augusta Victoria Compound, The Chapel of the Ascension, etc. It is also home to some major sites for pilgrims such as Church of All Nations, Church of St Mary Magdalene, Church of Dominus Flevit, Church of Pater Noster, and Dome of the Ascension. There is also a hotel called The Seven Arches Hotel in the area and situated in the Arab neighborhood of at-Tur.
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Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, Israel Lat Long Coordinates Info
The latitude of Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, Israel is 31.776112, and the longitude is 35.243889. Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, Israel is located at Israel country in the Mountains place category with the gps coordinates of 31° 46' 34.0032'' N and 35° 14' 38.0004'' E.
|DMS Lat||31° 46' 34.0032'' N|
|DMS Long||35° 14' 38.0004'' E|
Coordinates of Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, Israel 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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