14. Holy Land Elevations
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    14. Holy Land Elevations

    Bible map 14

    N

    South to North Orientation*

    Rabbah (Amman) 3,530 ft

    Jerusalem 2,540 ft

    Eastern Tablelands of Trans-Jordan

    Level of the Mediterranean Sea 0 ft

    The Shephelah about 1,240 ft

    Jericho -825 ft

    Judean Hill Country 2,000–3,000 ft

    Level of Dead Sea -1,302 ft

    Bottom of Dead Sea -2,680 ft

    Kilometers (Approx.)

    0 32 64 96 128

    N

    East to West Orientation*

    Level of the Mediterranean Sea 0 ft

    Mt. Zion 2,540 ft

    Mt. Moriah 2,440 ft

    Mt. of Olives 2,660 ft

    Mt. Gerizim 2,849 ft

    Mt. Ebal 3,077 ft

    Mt. Gilboa 1,648 ft

    Mt. Tabor 1,930 ft

    Mt. Hermon 9,232 ft

    Level of Dead Sea -1,302 ft

    Jericho -825 ft

    Jerusalem 2,540 ft

    Sea of Galilee -690 ft

    Lake Huleh 220 ft

    *The topographical relief has been magnified to more clearly show differences in elevation.

    Kilometers (Approx.)

    0 56 112 168 224

    A B C D

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

    Miles (Approx.)

    0 20 40 60 80

    Miles (Approx.)

    0 35 70 105 140