Mersa

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For the bacterial strain whose name sounds like "mersa", see Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
Mersa
Town
Mersa is located in Ethiopia
Mersa
Mersa
Location within Ethiopia
Coordinates: 11°40′N 39°39.5′E / 11.667°N 39.6583°E / 11.667; 39.6583Coordinates: 11°40′N 39°39.5′E / 11.667°N 39.6583°E / 11.667; 39.6583
Country Ethiopia
Region Amhara
Zone Semien Wollo
District Habru
Elevation 1,600 m (5,200 ft)
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Mersa is a town in Semien Wollo (North Wollo) of the Amhara Region (or kilil) in Ethiopia. It has a latitude and longitude of 11°40′N 39°39.5′E / 11.667°N 39.6583°E / 11.667; 39.6583, with an elevation of 1600 meters. The town is one of the larger areas in the Habru district. Mersa is located along Ethiopian Highway 2.