Clock Tower Makkah Mukarramah

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The four-faced clock, visible from more than 25 kilometres (16 miles) away, which is the largest clock in the world. The clock house and the spire are 200 meters high, The clock dwarfs London's Big Ben, once the largest four-faced clock in the world, and the previous title holder, the Allen-Bradley Clock Tower in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The clock's face is also bigger than the previous record holder, the Cevahir Mall clock in Istanbul, which has a 36-metre (118-foot) face with 3-metre-high (9.8-foot) digits set in the transparent roof of the shopping complex.

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RNLatvian on April 27, 2013

A very beautiful picture! Like! Greetings!

Bszabolam on May 3, 2013

Very nice building!
LIKE&FAV
Thanks for your visit and comment!
Friendly Greetings from Hungary..Béla

Jawed Hasan on May 3, 2013

Thanks dear friend RN
for your kind visit and nice comment
best regards, Jawed

Jawed Hasan on May 3, 2013

Thanks dear friend Bela
for your kind visit and nice comment
best regards, Jawed

Eva Barchewitz on June 10, 2013

Wonderful picture L&F Greetings Eva

Alex Bazhan on June 12, 2013

Great work! I am amazed! Congratulations on your success!
Good luck, Alex. Wish you success!

Jawed Hasan on June 16, 2013

Thanks dear friend Eva
for your kind visit and nice comment
best regards, Jawed

Jawed Hasan on June 16, 2013

Thanks dear friend Alex
for your kind visit and nice comment
best regards, Jawed

Gori Bau on June 17, 2013

very beautiful building with big clock => LIKE => best regards from Italy, Fabrizio.

Jawed Hasan on June 22, 2013

Thanks dear friend Fabrizio
for your kind visit and nice comment
best regards, Jawed

Ricardito SVK on June 24, 2013

Amazing shot! like Best regards, Richard

Jawed Hasan on July 1, 2013

Thanks dear friend Richard
for your kind visit and very nice comment
best regards, Jawed

Cumizebica on September 21, 2013

Wonderful shot ! Great looking Tower , + YSL !

Best regards

Slavisa

Jawed Hasan on March 13, 2014

Thanks dear friend Slavisa

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Photo taken in Shib Amir and Shib Ali, Mecca 24231, Saudi Arabia

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  • Uploaded on June 4, 2012
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    by Jawed Hasan
    • Camera: Sony Ericsson U1i
    • Taken on 2011/06/30 06:32:41
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    • Focal Length: 5.90mm
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    • ISO Speed: ISO64
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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