Geographical sites:

  • Babylon (click here to focus in map) (see also Pleiades #727082)
    Pleiades_icon Babylon settlement, fort Geocontext: Fostat, Cairo
    Description: An ancient fortified city of the Delta of Egypt, located at Babylon in the area today known as Coptic Cairo.

Citations:

Text #3823

Sachs & Hunger. Astronomical Diaries and Related Texts from Babylonia
[p. 469]

BM 41581

Obv.’
7 – Night of the 20th (July/August), first part of the night, a meteor which was very bright, flashed from […;]

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