Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Tawahin el Sukkar


Latitude, Longitude31.021611, 35.475163
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)195299/047859
Point Precisionpoint on tel
Coordinates Sources
General Location Notes
  • Zondervan Atlas of the Bible (2010) (Zoar): "in the vicinity" of Al Safi
  • Wenham, Genesis (1987, 1994) (13:10) mentions "Sail on the River Zered" as having "no pottery from biblical times"
  • since this is a later sugar mill, it’s possible that it’s referring to the same location
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Biblical places associated with Tawahin el Sukkar

10-meter-per-pixel satellite Image

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