Modern locations of places in the Bible:

Tell esh Shamsiya


Also CalledAin esh Shamsiyeh, Tall ash Shamsiyah
Latitude, Longitude32.380469, 35.512321
Palestine 1928 Grid Coordinates (?)198422/198543
Point Precisionarchaeological site in modern settlement
Coordinates Sources
General Location Notes
  • International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1979) (Beth-shemesh): “11 km south of Beth-shan
  • see Amud Anan for the identification of Ain esh Shamsiyeh with Tell esh Shamsiya
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Biblical places associated with Tell esh Shamsiya

10-meter-per-pixel satellite Image

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