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Mecca, Saudi Arabia

Mecca is a very large place in the region of Makkah in Saudi Arabia with a population of approximately 1,323,624 people and is one of the largest places in Saudi Arabia. Find all facts and information about Mecca.

Facts and figures on Mecca at a glance

Name: Mecca (Mecca)
Status: Very large place and regional capital
Population: 1,323,624 people
Region name (Level 1): Makkah
Country: Saudi Arabia
Continent: Asia

Mecca is located in the region of Makkah and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Mecca to Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh (Riyadh) is approximately 794 km / 493 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Mecca
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Mecca MeccaVery large place / Regional capital1,323,624 peopleMakkah Makkah Province

Map of Mecca

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Information on Mecca

Information on Mecca
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Mecca MeccaMakkah Makkah ProvinceSaudi ArabiaAsia

Time in Mecca

Time in Mecca
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 30 Apr 2017 - 10:07amNoSun, 30 Apr 2017 - 10:07amUTC +3.0Asia/Riyadh

Geographic coordinates of Mecca

Latitude & Longitude of Mecca
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map21°25'35.9"N (21.4266400°)39°49'32.3"E (39.8256300°)

Distances from Mecca

Distances from Mecca
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
2,374 km north of the equator4,117 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Mecca

Places around Mecca

50 places found within 5 km around Mecca. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Mecca
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Harat al Bab wa ash Shamiyah Ḩārat al Bāb wa ash Shāmīyah-0.3 km 0.2 mishow
Al Qararah wa an Naqa Al Qarārah wa an Naqā-0.3 km 0.2 mishow
Al Qushashiyah Al Qushāshīyah-0.3 km 0.2 mishow
Al Qararah Al Qarārah-0.4 km 0.2 mishow
Shi`b `Amir wa Shi`b `Ali Shi‘b ‘Āmir wa Shi‘b ‘Alī-0.6 km 0.4 mishow
Harat al Bab Ḩārat al Bāb-0.7 km 0.4 mishow
Al Haram Al Ḩaram-0.7 km 0.4 mishow
Suq al Layl Sūq al Layl-0.8 km 0.5 mishow
As Sulaymaniyah As Sulaymānīyah-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Ash Shubaykah Ash Shubaykah-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Jarwal Jarwal-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Ajyad Ajyād-1.2 km 0.8 mishow
At Taysir At Taysīr-1.4 km 0.9 mishow
Al Hijlah Al Hijlah-1.5 km 0.9 mishow
Al Hujun Al Ḩujūn-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Al Jamizah Al Jamīzah-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
At Tundubawi Aţ Ţunḑubāwī-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Al Ma`abidah Al Ma‘ābidah-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Al Mansur Al Manşūr-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Ar Rawabi Ar Rawābī-2.0 km 1.2 mishow
Al Andalus Al Andalus-2.0 km 1.3 mishow
Al Biban Al Bībān-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Ar Rawdah Ar Rawḑah-2.2 km 1.3 mishow
Al Masfalah Al Masfalah-2.4 km 1.5 mishow
Al `Utaybiyah Al ‘Utaybīyah-2.5 km 1.5 mishow
Jarham Jarham-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Ray` Zakhir Ray‘ Zākhir-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Al Faysaliyah Al Fayşalīyah-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Az Zahra' Az Zahrā’-2.8 km 1.8 mishow
Ad Diyafah Aḑ Ḑiyāfah-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Al Hindawiyah Al Hindāwīyah-3.0 km 1.8 mishow
Al Khansa' Al Khansā’-3.0 km 1.9 mishow
Al Khansak Al Khansāk-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Ash Shuhada' Ash Shuhadā’-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
At Taqawi At Taqawī-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Al `Aziziyah Al ‘Azīzīyah-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Al `Adl Al ‘Adl-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Kuday Kuday-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Az Zahir Az Zāhir-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Al Khalidiyah Al Khālidīyah-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Al Badr Al Badr-4.1 km 2.6 mishow
Al Masha`ir Al Mashā‘ir-4.1 km 2.6 mishow
Al Ka`kiyah Al Ka‘kīyah-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Ar Rusayfah Ar Ruşayfah-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
An Nuzhah An Nuzhah-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Umm al Jud Umm al Jūd-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Ash Shawqiyah Ash Shawqīyah-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Al Hijrah Al Hijrah-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
As Safra' Aş Şafrā’-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
An Nikashah An Nikāshah-4.9 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Mecca

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External sources of information on Mecca

Mecca on Wikipedia