Gebel Mûsa, Egypt

Prominence: 332 m, 1090 ft

Elevation: 2285 meters, 7497 feet

True Isolation: 2.11 km, 1.31 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Mount Sinai
Peak TypeFamous Peak, but not High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)28° 32' 23'' N, 33° 58' 24'' E
28.539705, 33.973417 (Dec Deg)
595230 E 3157377 N, Zone 36 (UTM)
State/ProvinceJanūb Sīnā’

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 58
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Selected Trip Reports:
     1990 by Gregory Phillips
     1990-06-26 by Marc Belanger
     1998 by Dan Robrecht
     2005-01-21 by Sascha Grabow
     2009-07-27 by Daniel McFarlane
     2012-11-24 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2021-12-28 by Alex Mccready
     2022-02-16 by Jordan McCready

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By long tradition, this is the peak where Moses received the tablets of the Ten Commandments in approximately 1500 to 1200 B.C.

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At the top of Gebel Mûsa (Mt. Sinai) to watch the sunrise. June 1990 (1990-06-26). Photo by Marc Belanger.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 332 m/1090 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 332 m/1090 ft
  Key Col: 1953 m/6407 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.11 km/1.31 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 28.535, 33.9525
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Gebel Katherîna  (WSW)
RangesContinent: Asia
Range2: Levant Ranges
Range3: Sinai-Palestine Ranges
Drainage BasinsGulf of Suez
Red Sea
Arabian Sea
Indian Ocean
Data SourceShuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data
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