Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Khirbet el Ater


Also CalledTel Eter
Latitude, Longitude31.615930, 34.878300
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)138504/113770
Point Precision50 m
Coordinates Sources
General Location Notes
  • Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible (2010) (Ether): “4 miles northeast of Lachish
  • Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary (1992) (Athach (place)): “15 miles northwest of Hebron
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Biblical places associated with Khirbet el Ater

10-meter-per-pixel satellite Image

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