Mosul

Mosul is a city in 's Northwestern region, and is the country's second largest city by population. Its religious makeup is one of the most diverse in the country.

Notable Places in the Area

Ruins
The of Babylon were one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World listed by Hellenic culture. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Archaeological site
was an ancient Assyrian city of , located on the outskirts of Mosul in modern-day northern . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ruins
The was a in Mosul, . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Aerodrome
is an airport located at Mosul, capital of , . Photo: Kayhan ERTUGRUL, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Mosul

Latitude
36.3416° or 36° 20' 29.7" north
Longitude
43.1291° or 43° 7' 44.9" east
Open Location Code
8H8584RH+JM
Population
664,000
IATA airport code
OSM
United Nations Location Code
IQ OSM
Elevation
228 metres (748 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 94312904
Geo­Names ID
99072
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Mosoel
  • Afrikaans: Mosul
  • Arabic: Mosul
  • Arabic: الموصل
  • Arabic: مدينة الموصل
  • Arabic: موصل
  • Armenian: Մոսուլ
  • Asturian: Mosul
  • Azerbaijani: Mosul
  • Azerbaijani: Mosul şəhəri
  • Basque: Mosul
  • Belarusian: Масул
  • Bengali: মসুল
  • Bhojpuri: मोसुल
  • Bosnian: Mosul
  • Breton: Mosoul
  • Bulgarian: Мосул
  • Catalan: Al-Mawsil
  • Catalan: Mawsil
  • Catalan: Mossul
  • Catalan: Mosul
  • Cebuano: Mosul
  • Central Kurdish: شه‌به‌ك
  • Central Kurdish: موسڵ
  • Central Kurdish: مووسڵ
  • Chechen: Мосул
  • Chinese: Mosul
  • Chinese: 摩穌爾
  • Chinese: 摩苏尔
  • Chinese: 摩蘇爾
  • Croatian: Mosul
  • Czech: Mosul
  • Danish: Mosul
  • Dimli (individual language): Musıl
  • Dutch: Mosoel
  • Dutch: Mossoel
  • Dutch: Mossoul
  • Dutch: Mossul
  • Dutch: Mosul
  • Eastern Mari: Мосул
  • Egyptian Arabic: الموصل
  • English: Mosūl
  • Esperanto: Mosul
  • Esperanto: Mosulo
  • Estonian: Mosul
  • Finnish: Al-Mawṣil
  • Finnish: Mosul
  • French: Mossoul
  • Georgian: მოსული
  • German: Al-Mausil
  • German: Al-Mawṣil
  • German: Al Mawsil
  • German: Mossul
  • German: Mosul
  • German: Mûsil
  • German: Ninewa
  • German: Nîněwâ
  • Greek: Μοσούλη
  • Gujarati: મોસુલ
  • Hebrew: מוסול
  • Hebrew: מוצול
  • Hebrew: מוצל
  • Hindi: मोसुल
  • Hungarian: Moszul
  • Icelandic: Mósúl
  • Ido: Mosul
  • Indonesian: Mosul
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Mosul
  • Interlingue: Mosul
  • Irish: Mosul
  • Italian: Mossoul
  • Italian: Mossul
  • Italian: Mosul
  • Japanese: モスル
  • Japanese: モースル
  • Javanese: Mosul
  • Kalaallisut: Mosul
  • Kannada: ಮೊಸುಲ್
  • Kazakh: Мосул
  • Kirghiz: Мосeл
  • Korean: 모술
  • Kurdish: Misil
  • Kurdish: Mosil
  • Kurdish: Musił
  • Kurdish: Musîl
  • Kurdish: Mûsil
  • Kurdish: موسڵ
  • Latin: Mausilium
  • Latvian: Mosul
  • Latvian: Mosula
  • Limburgan: Mosoel
  • Lithuanian: Mosulas
  • Lithuanian: Ninevė
  • Lombard: Mossoul
  • Lombard: Mossul
  • Lombard: Mosul
  • Lombard: الموصل
  • Malay: Mosul
  • Malayalam: മൊസൂൾ
  • Maori: Mosul
  • Marathi: मोसुल
  • Mazanderani: موصل
  • Min Nan Chinese: Mosul
  • Mongolian: Мосул
  • Mongolian: Мосул хот
  • Nauru: Mosul
  • Nepali: मोसुल
  • Norwegian: Mosul
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mosul
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mosul
  • Occitan (post 1500): Mossol
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܡܕܝܢܬܐ ܕܡܘܨܠ
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܡܘܨܠ
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܡܘܨܠܐ
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܢܝܢܒ݂ܐ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Mosul
  • Panjabi: ਮੋਸਲ
  • Persian: موصل
  • Polish: Al-Mausil
  • Polish: Mosul
  • Portuguese: Mossul
  • Portuguese: Mosul
  • Romanian: Mosul
  • Russian: Мосул
  • Scots: Mosul
  • Scots: الموصل
  • Serbian: Mosul
  • Serbian: Мосул
  • Serbian: الموصل
  • Serbo-Croatian: Mosul
  • Sicilian: Mossul
  • Sinhala: මොසුල්
  • Slovak: Mosul
  • Slovenian: Mosul
  • South Azerbaijani: موصول
  • Spanish: Mosul
  • Swahili: Mosul
  • Swedish: Al-Mawsil
  • Swedish: Al Mawsil
  • Swedish: Mawsil
  • Swedish: Mossul
  • Swedish: Mosul
  • Tamil: மோசுல்
  • Tatar: Мосул
  • Telugu: మౌసుల్
  • Thai: โมซูล
  • Turkish: Mosul
  • Turkish: Musul
  • Ukrainian: Мосул
  • Urdu: موصل
  • Uzbek: Al-Mavsil
  • Uzbek: Mosul
  • Vietnamese: Mosul
  • Waray (Philippines): Mosul
  • Welsh: Mosul
  • Western Armenian: Մոսուլ
  • Western Panjabi: موصل
  • Wu Chinese: 摩苏尔
  • Yiddish: מאסול
  • Yue Chinese: 摩蘇爾
  • Zeeuws: Mosoel
  • Al Mawşil
  • Al Mosul
  • Al Mūşil
  • Mousl
  • Moussoul

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