Rumkale Fortress, Gaziantep, Turkey
Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 37.270779, 37.837917.
The Rumkale Fortress is a famous historical landmark situated in southeastern Turkey, right at the border between the provinces of Gaziantep and Urfa. The fortress is located right on the shores of the Euphrates river and is a very valuable historical monument. It is believed to be built during the Byzantine times at the place of an old strategic fortress built by the Assyrians. During its love history the fortress was ruled by the Greek, Armenians, Egyptians, and Ottomans. Currently it is an important part of Turkish heritage and is one of the most visited landmarks of the area. Unfortunately, it is possible to watch the fortress only from the waters of the river, and it is possible to take a boat tour from the neighboring attractions like Halfeti or Seugma.
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Rumkale Fortress, Gaziantep, Turkey Lat Long Coordinates Info
The latitude of Rumkale Fortress, Gaziantep, Turkey is 37.270779, and the longitude is 37.837917. Rumkale Fortress, Gaziantep, Turkey is located at Turkey country in the Historical Sites place category with the gps coordinates of 37° 16' 14.8044'' N and 37° 50' 16.5012'' E.
|DMS Lat||37° 16' 14.8044'' N|
|DMS Long||37° 50' 16.5012'' E|
Coordinates of Rumkale Fortress, Gaziantep, 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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