Ghadamis

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Coordinates

Latitude: 30.116957, Longitude: 9.471281

Provenance: Google Earth

Latitude: 30.1425, Longitude: 9.714722

Provenance: Kenrick GPS

Latitude: 30.13366, Longitude: 9.50072 , Altitude: 308m

Provenance: Geonames

Latitude: 30.1558236, Longitude: 9.555711

Provenance: Pleiades

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External URIs

http://www.geonames.org/2217440

http://inslib.kcl.ac.uk/irt2009/toc/location/12-out.html

http://pleiades.stoa.org/places/344341

http://www.trismegistos.org/place/16988

http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/362/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghadames

Variant names

  • غدامس (Arabic)
  • Gadames
  • Gadamis
  • Ghudamis
  • Rhadames
  • ʕademis
  • Cydamus (Latin)
  • Cidamus (Latin)
  • Гадамес (Russian)
  • Ghadames (English)

Feature type(s)

Settlement

Relationships with other locations

Parent features

Child features

The locations below are contained within Ghadamis

Notes

Chapter 12.ii of Reynolds, IRT: Ghadames, with an adequate water-supply and sited on an important line of communication, was already inhabited in the first century AD it has survived to the present day as an important centre for trans-Saharan trade.

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