Tit, Tamanrasset

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Tit is located in Algeria
Coordinates: 22°57′42″N 5°12′9″E / 22.96167°N 5.20250°E / 22.96167; 5.20250Coordinates: 22°57′42″N 5°12′9″E / 22.96167°N 5.20250°E / 22.96167; 5.20250
Country Algeria
ProvinceTamanrasset Province
DistrictTamanrasset District
1,121 m (3,678 ft)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)

Tit is a village in the commune of Tamanrasset,[1] in Tamanrasset District, Tamanrasset Province, Algeria. It lies on the southern bank of Oued Abalessa 38 kilometres (24 mi) northwest of Tamanrasset city.[2] It is known for the Battle of Tit which took place in May 1902 between the French colonial empire and the Kel Ahaggar.


  1. ^ a b "Décret n° 84-365, fixant la composition, la consistance et les limites territoriale des communes. Wilaya d'El Oued" (PDF) (in French). Journal officiel de la République Algérienne. 19 December 1984. p. 1496. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 March 2013 or before. Retrieved 6 June 2013. Check date values in: |archivedate= (help)
  2. ^ "Tit, Algeria". Geonames.org. Retrieved 13 June 2013.
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