|Elevation||632 m (2,073 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC + 2|
Nalut (sometimes Lalút) (Arabic: نالوت) is the capital of the Nalut District in Libya. Nalut lies approximately half way between Tripoli and Ghadames, at the western end of the Nafusa Mountains coastal range, in the Tripolitania region.
The town is a long-time Berber community.
The Alal'a Mosque – which is Nalut's oldest mosque – was rebuilt in 1312 CE.
Libyan civil war
Notes and references
- "Nalut, Libya". Wolfram Alpha LLC.
- "Nālūt". World Gazetteer. Archived from the original on 8 Dec 2012.
- "Nalut, Libya Page". Falling Rain Genomics, Inc.
- "شعبيات الجماهيرية العظمى" [Sha'biyat of Great Jamahiriya] (in Arabic). Retrieved 31 May 2009.[dead link]
- Peterson, Scott (28 April 2011). "Freedom now rings from one mountaintop radio station in western Libya". The Christian Science Monitor.
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