Mosque Name: Koutoubia Mosque

Country: Morocco

City: Marrakesh

Year of construction (AH): 541

Year of construction (AD): 1147

GPS: 31.623757 -7.993366

Gibson Classification: Parallel


There are two parts to this mosque. The northern section, built in 1147 has a different qibla from the southern side. The qibla of the north side is 154, but the qibla of the south side, built in 1199 faces 159.5.

Note the graveyard to the upper left.

Note the graveyard to the upper left.

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