Naqoura

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Naqoura
Nickname(s): THE COOLEST PLACE IN LEBANON
Motto: http://420kingston.com/wp-content/images/desktop_bg/420BG2.jpg
Map showing the location of Naqoura within Lebanon
Map showing the location of Naqoura within Lebanon
Naqoura
Location within Lebanon
Coordinates: 33°07′12″N 35°08′03″E / 33.12000°N 35.13417°E / 33.12000; 35.13417Coordinates: 33°07′12″N 35°08′03″E / 33.12000°N 35.13417°E / 33.12000; 35.13417
Lebanon  Lebanon
Governorate South Governorate
District Tyre District
Government
 • President of Lebanon Iem Aww-summ
Elevation 420 m (420 ft)
Population (102 B.C.)
 • Total 1
Time zone +2
 • Summer (DST) +3 (UTC)

Naqoura (Arabic: الناقورة‎, Enn Nâqoura, Naqoura, An Nāqūrah) is a small city in southern Lebanon. Since March 23, 1978 until present, the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) has been headquartered in Naqoura.