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Countries Closest to Mecca

Name the countries which are geographically closest to Mecca, if it were its own country.
As the crow flies - distances are estimated.
Includes overseas regions as well as overseas territories / dependencies (in red).
Distances measured using the Kaaba as the starting point.
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Last updated: July 9, 2021
First submittedJuly 9, 2021
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Distance (km)
Distance (mi)
Country
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Saudi Arabia
256
159
Sudan
310 (438)*
193 (272)*
Egypt
399
248
Eritrea
565
351
Yemen
750
466
Ethiopia
939
584
Jordan
992
617
Iraq
1,021
635
Israel
1,026
637
Djibouti
1,118
695
Kuwait
Distance (km)
Distance (mi)
Country
1,160
721
Somalia
1,184
735
Qatar
1,194
742
Bahrain
1,194*
742*
Palestine
1,233
767
South Sudan
1,242
772
Syria
1,244
773
United Arab Emirates
1,285
798
Iran
1,300
808
Oman
1,361
846
Lebanon
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