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Clock Tower Makkah Mukarramah

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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  • Uploaded on June 4, 2012
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    by Jawed Hasan
    • Camera: Sony Ericsson U1i
    • Taken on 2011/06/30 06:32:41
    • Exposure: 0.002s
    • Focal Length: 5.90mm
    • F/Stop: f/2.800
    • ISO Speed: ISO64
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash