St. Peter's Basilica

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  • Papal Basilica o St. Peter
  • Basilica Papale di San Pietro in Vaticano  (Script error: The function "name_from_code" does not exist.)
  • Basilica Sancti Petri  (Script error: The function "name_from_code" does not exist.)
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Main facade of St. Peter's Basilica
Releegion
AffiliationCatholic
RiteRoman
Ecclesiastical or organisational statusMajor basilica
Year consecratit18 November 1626
Location
LocationVatican Ceety
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Geografic coordinates41°54′08″N 12°27′12″E / 41.90222°N 12.45333°E / 41.90222; 12.45333Coordinates: 41°54′08″N 12°27′12″E / 41.90222°N 12.45333°E / 41.90222; 12.45333
Architecture
Airchitect(s)
StyleRenaissance an Baroque
Grundbrakin18 Apryle 1506 (1506-04-18)
Completit18 November 1626 (1626-11-18)
Specifications
Lenth730 feet (220 m)
Weenth500 feet (150 m)
Hicht (max)448.1 feet (136.6 m)[1]
Dome dia. (ooter)137.7 feet (42.0 m)
Dome dia. (inner)136.1 feet (41.5 m)

The Papal Basilica o St. Peter in the Vatican, or simply St. Peter's Basilica (Laitin: Basilica Sancti Petri; Italian: Basilica Papale di San Pietro in Vaticano), is an Italian Renaissance kirk locatit in Vatican Ceety, the papal enclave within the ceety o Roum.

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  1. "The Dome". vaticanstate.va.