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Here you will find an on-going list of Monastic sites in Egypt with full Lat/Long and digital coordinates.
While much effort has gone into checking the GPS coordinates, both on-site and with Google Earth etc, please use the GPS locations with caution and use as a general guide:
Sites are listed in alphabetical order - last common referred name.

Note - Copyright 1998 Howard Middleton-Jones Coptic Multi Media Database project.

Please reference the above when quoting from this list

Monastery site and location

 

Latitude N

 Longitude E

DD- N

DD- E

 

 

 

 

 

 

Abu Abulli  Apollo at Bawit South Cairo

27 35' 22

3040' 33.00

27.589444

30.675833

Deir al Adrah Holy Virgin 6kms East Akhmim

26 36' 25.05

31 47' 24.46

26.606958

31.790128

Deir al Abyad St Shenute/Shenouda Sohag white monastery

26 32' 05.14

31 38' 44.50

26.534761

31.645694

Deir Adhra Holy virgin Beni suef Bayaa al-nasara E.bank

29 04' 04

31 07' 46.00

29.067778

31.129444

Deir al Adhra - Maadi - Cairo

 

29 56' 60.00

31 15' 00.00

29.95

31.25

Deir al Adhra

 

30 21' 27.99

30 16' 06.99

30.3577778

30.2686111

Deir al Adhra Maryam Holy Virgin Bani Rizah

26 55' 38.41

31 16' 59.18

26.927336

31.283106

El Agaybi - Hiw - Qena

 

26 0' 00.00

32 16' 00.00

26

32.2666667

Deir al Aja'ibi - Nag Hammadi - Quena

 

26 0' 0.00

32 16' 00.00

26

32.2666667

Deir Ahmar St Bishoi Red Monastery Sohag

26 33' 17.75

31 37' 10.87

26.554931

31.619686

For further entries please link here (word doc)