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Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal

General Information

Beginning of works: 1632
End of works: 1648
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Dome
Function / usage: Mausoleum / tomb
Material: Masonry structure

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 27° 10' 30.05" N    78° 2' 31.75" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

diameter 17.70 m
rise 24.4 m

Materials

towers marble
dome marble
building structure marble

Participants

Architecture

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20000293
  • Date created
    21/05/1999
  • Last Update
    16/12/2014