Srifa

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Srifa
صريفا
City
Map showing the location of Srifa within Lebanon
Map showing the location of Srifa within Lebanon
Srifa
Location within Lebanon
Coordinates: 33°16′53″N 35°23′47″E / 33.28139°N 35.39639°E / 33.28139; 35.39639Coordinates: 33°16′53″N 35°23′47″E / 33.28139°N 35.39639°E / 33.28139; 35.39639
Country  Lebanon
Governorate South Lebanon Governorate
District Tyre District
Elevation 450 m (1,480 ft)
Population
 • Total 10,000
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Dialing code +9617

Srifa is a town in Southern Lebanon, located in Tyre District, Governorate of South Lebanon. It is located 22 kilometres east of the city Tyros and 90 kilometers south of the capital Beirut. It is the birthplace of Rima Fakih, Miss USA 2010.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Miss USA from powerful Shiite family", msnbc.com, Associated Press, May 17, 2010, retrieved May 17, 2010