Masjid al-Haram

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Great Mosque o Mecca
Arabic: ٱلْـمَـسْـجِـد ٱلْـحَـرَام‎, translit. Al-Masjid al-Ḥarām, lit. 'The Sacred Mosque'
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The Great Mosque in the Hajj of 2009
Masjid al-Haram is locatit in Saudi Arabia
Masjid al-Haram
Location in Saudi Arabie
Basic information
Location Mecca, Hejaz, Saudi Arabie[1]
Geografic coordinates 21°25′19″N 39°49′34″E / 21.422°N 39.826°E / 21.422; 39.826Coordinates: 21°25′19″N 39°49′34″E / 21.422°N 39.826°E / 21.422; 39.826
Affiliation Islam
Kintra Saudi Arabie
Admeenistration Saudi Arabie govrenment
Leadership Imam(s):
Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais
Saud Al-Shuraim
Abdullah Awad Al Juhany
Saleh Al Talib
Saleh Al Humaid
Bandar Baleelah
Usaamah Khayyat
Yaseer Al Dosari
Khalid Al Ghmadi
Maher Al Muaiqly
Faisal Gazzawi[2][3]
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Architectural description
Airchitectural teep Mosque
Date established Era o Aubraham in Islamic thocht[4]
Specifications
Capacity 1.5 million worshippers[5]
Lenth 400.800 m
Minaret(s) 9
Minaret hicht 89 m (292 ft)
Steid aurie 356,000 squerr metres[5]

Al-Masjid Al-Haram (Arabic: المسجد الحرام‎, The Sacred Mosque or The Grand Mosque)[6] is in the ceety o Mecca, Saudi Arabie. It is the lairgest an auldest mosque in the warld an surroonds ane o Islam's holiest places, the Kaaba.[7][8]

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