Turkey: Istanbul - Sultan Ahmed Mosque
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|The Sultan Ahmed Mosque is the national mosque of Turkey. This historical mosque is known as the Blue Mosque because of the blue tiles adorning the walls of its interior.
Date: Oct 14, 2008
Longitude: 28° 58.59'
Latitude: 41° 0.34'
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Map references: left: courtesy CIA, middle: courtesy US LoC Map Collection, right: courtesy NASA.
This page has been updated on: 2009-Mar-24