Christ of Vũng Tàu

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Christ of Vũng Tàu is 32 metres (105 ft) high statue of Jesus extending his 18.3 metres (60 ft) long arms on the top of 170 metres (558 ft) high Nho Mount in Vũng Tàu
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Christ the King, of Vũng Tàu (Vietnamese: Tượng Chúa Kitô Vua) is a statue of Jesus, standing on Mount Nho in Vũng Tàu, Bà Rịa–Vũng Tàu Province, Đông Nam Bộ, Vietnam. The Vietnam Catholic Association built the statue in 1974 and it was completed in 1993.[1]

It is 32 metres (105 ft) high, standing on a 4 metres (13 ft) high platform, for a 36 metres (118 ft) total monument height with two outstretched arms spanning 18.3 metres (60 ft). There is a 133-step staircase inside the statue.

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  1. ^ Frommer's Vietnam - Page 336 Sherisse Pham - 2010 "A sizable Christian population accounts for the Christian statuary, as well as the town's large central cathedral."

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Coordinates: 10°19′35″N 107°05′02″E / 10.3264°N 107.084°E / 10.3264; 107.084