About dead sea

ABOUT DEAD SEA

  • Located in the Middle East, between Jordan and Palestinian.
  • Top surface of Dead Sea is over 1300 feet below sea level. Bottom surface of the Dead Sea level is over 2300 feet below sea level.
  • Total surface including water channels are 15.879 square miles.

IN HISTORY

  • It is biblical (Salt Sea) of Moab where (the lord rained upon Sodom and Gomorrah brimstone and fire) lies hidden deep with its mysterious waters.
  • Dead Sea had been mentioned throughout history under different names.
  • Such as “The Sea”; the “Eastern Sea” the “Sea of Arabia”, and Joseph called it the “Asphaltic Sea”.
  • Arabs called it the “Sea Of Loot”.
  • Greeks called it “Dead Sea”.