The Colosseum of Rome, Italy
Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 41.890251, 12.492373.
Undoubtedly, the Colosseum is one of the main attractions and historic monuments of Rome, Italy, as well as one of the most popular tourist attractions and historical monuments on the planet. It is an ancient Roman amphitheater constructed in the 80 AD (under the rule of Titus), made of stones and concrete. The full name of the landmark is The Flavian Amphitheater, and it is located right next to one more important landmark of the capital city, the Roman Forum. The Colosseum is considered to be among the most visited tourist attractions on the planet, with millions of tourists coming to see it on an annual basis. The daily number of visitors is estimated to be close to 65 thousand people.
Unfortunately, only the ruins of the landmark have been preserved until modern times. Due to numerous earthquakes and military campaigns, the building of the Colosseum could not be preserved totally until the modern-day. However, it is an impressive monument and an example of something that was constructed for many centuries. Those who come to visit the location can imagine themselves being the rich people of the Roman Empire and enjoying the gladiator fights on a nice sunny day. However, the building was not always used as a venue for gladiatorial competitions, but also for various religious purposes, as well as a quarry or a fortress, and so on. The modern day's Colosseum is under the protection of UNESCO as the World's Heritage Site and is considered to be one of the 7 wonders of the world.
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The Colosseum of Rome, Italy Lat Long Coordinates Info
The latitude of The Colosseum of Rome, Italy is 41.890251, and the longitude is 12.492373. The Colosseum of Rome, Italy is located at Italy country in the Historical Sites place category with the gps coordinates of 41° 53' 24.9036'' N and 12° 29' 32.5428'' E.
|DMS Lat||41° 53' 24.9036'' N|
|DMS Long||12° 29' 32.5428'' E|
Coordinates of The Colosseum of Rome, Italy 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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