Tall Asur

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Tall Asur
Highest point
Elevation 1,016 m (3,333 ft)
Coordinates 31°58′43″N 35°17′10″E / 31.97861°N 35.28611°E / 31.97861; 35.28611Coordinates: 31°58′43″N 35°17′10″E / 31.97861°N 35.28611°E / 31.97861; 35.28611
Geography
Location West Bank, Palestinian territories

Tall Asur (Arabic: تل العاصور‎‎; Hebrew: הר בעל חצורBaal-Hazor) is a hill and one of the highest points in the West Bank, with an altitude of 1,016 metres (3,333 ft). It is thought to be the site where Abraham was shown the land and Lot chose to go to Sodom. It has two peaks, one of them is an Israeli military base.

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  • Tall Asur - Peakbagger.com. Retrieved on 2011-02-04.