Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Khirbet el Qar’a


Latitude, Longitude31.873000, 35.816700
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)227385/142392
Point Precision3 km
Coordinates Sources
General Location Notes
  • Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary (1992) (Ramath-mizpeh): “2.5 km northwest of naur
  • Clines, Dictionary of Classical Hebrew (1993): “14 km southwest of Amman
Precise Coordinates NotesI can’t locate a map or source that provides more-specific coordinates; this is just a convenient point
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Biblical places associated with Khirbet el Qar’a

10-meter-per-pixel satellite Image

satellite view of the region around Khirbet el Qar’a
Credit: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data 2019 (modified)