St. Peter's Basilica

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  • Papal Basilica o St. Peter
  • Basilica Papale di San Pietro in Vaticano  (Italian)
  • Basilica Sancti Petri  (Laitin)
Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano September 2015-1a.jpg
Main facade of St. Peter's Basilica
St. Peter's Basilica is locatit in Vatican Ceety
St. Peter's Basilica
Location on a cairt o Vatican Ceety
Basic information
Location Vatican Ceety
Geografic coordinates 41°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
Affiliation Catholic
Rite Roman
Kintra Vatican Ceety
Year consecratit 18 November 1626
Ecclesiastical or organisational status Major basilica
Architectural description
Airchitect(s)
Airchitectural style Renaissance an Baroque
Grundbrakkin 18 Aprile 1506 (1506-04-18)
Completit 18 November 1626 (1626-11-18)
Specifications
Lenth 730 feet (220 m)
Weenth 500 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.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "The Dome". vaticanstate.va.