Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Ain Muweileh


Also CalledAin el Muweileh, Ain Muweilih, Muwaylih
Latitude, Longitude30.687500, 34.333333
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)085983/011110
Point Precision100 m
Coordinates Sources
  • Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary (1992): Azmon (place)
  • Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible (2000): Azmon
  • GeoNames
  • OpenStreetMap
  • Wikidata
  • Zondervan Atlas of the Bible (2010): Azmon
  • Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary (2009): Josh 15:3-4
General Location Notes
  • Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible (2010) (Azmon): "10 miles northwest of Kadesh Barnea" (not Ain el Qudeirat)
  • Azmon is also at or near this location
  • Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible (2010) (Beer Lahai Roi): “12 miles northwest of Ain Kadis and 50 miles southwest of Beersheba
Precise Coordinates Notesthis is Wadi Muweileh, located by Aharoni, Land of the Bible (1979) (page 431) at 085/010; also see
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Biblical places associated with Ain Muweileh

10-meter-per-pixel satellite Image

satellite view of the region around Ain Muweileh
Credit: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data 2019 (modified)