Architecture

Hagia Sophia, apse with minbar and mihrab

Istanbul, Turkey

Ἁγία Σοφία (Agia Sofia) [Greek]
Sancta Sophia [Latin]
Sancta Sapientia [Latin]
Ayasofya [Turkish]
Hagia Sophia, apse, minbar, mihrab

Architecture

architectural element(s)

Architecture: Hagia Sophia

built
culture
style/period
work type by function (with years)
material
technique
patronage

Specifications

Specifications: Hagia Sophia

height
55.0 m
width
73.0 m
length
82.0 m
number cupolas
1
cupola/dome diameter (outer)
31.0 m
cupola/dome height (outer)
56.0 m
number minarets
4

Geography

local language location name
İstanbul, Türkiye [Turkish]
historic location name(s)
Istanbul
استانبول (Istānbūl) [Ottoman Turkish]
Constantinople
‎قسطنطينيه (Qusṭanṭīnīya/Ḳosṭanṭīnīye) [Ottoman Turkish]
Constantinople
Κωνσταντινούπολις (Konstantinoúpolis) [Greek]
Κωνσταντινούπολη (Konstantinoúpoli) [Greek]
Constantinopolis [Latin]
historical affiliations
537–1204
1204–1261
1261–1453
1453–1923

UNESCO World Heritage Site

type
cultural
criteria
I, II, III, IV
designation
reference
356bis-001

Image characteristics

maximum image resolution
5,501 × 5,107  pixel
46.6 × 43.2 cm (300 dpi)
capture date
image processing
colour corrected, merged image
copyrights
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