Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Sheikh esh Shamsawi


Also CalledHorvat Shemesh, Khirbet Shamsin, Khirbet Shemsin
Latitude, Longitude32.687762, 35.525239
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)199535/232625
Point Precision250 m
Coordinates Sources
Precise Coordinates NotesAncient Sites in Galilee (2000) (page 322): 1996/2326, while this source puts it closer to the road, at the tree at this point
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Biblical places associated with Sheikh esh Shamsawi

10-meter-per-pixel satellite Image

satellite view of the region around Sheikh esh Shamsawi
Credit: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data 2019 (modified)