Melaka Straits Mosque

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Melaka Straits Mosque
Masjid Selat Melaka
Masjid Selat Melaka (7870872160).jpg
Basic information
Location Malacca Island, Melaka, Malaysia
Affiliation Islam
Country Malaysia
Administration Melaka Islamic Council
Architectural description
Architectural type Mosque
Architectural style Islamic, Malay
Date established 25 November 2006
Melaka Straits Mosque prayer hall

The Melaka Straits Mosque (Malay: Masjid Selat Melaka) is a mosque located on the man-made Malacca Island near Melaka City, Melaka, Malaysia.[1] The construction cost of the mosque was about MYR10 million.[2]

History[edit]

The opening ceremony was performed on 24 November 2006 by the Supreme Ruler of Malaysia (Yang di-Pertuan Agong) Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Syed Putra Jamalullail.

Architecture[edit]

The mosque, which was built using the mix of Middle Eastern and Malay craftsmanship, looks like a floating structure if the water level is high.

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