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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: J. Bennet, G. Reger Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
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An ancient settlement on Crete where occupation began ca. 3000 B.C., Phaistos was a major center of the Minoan civilization and continued to be a Greek city of the first millennium B.C.

35.0511785, 24.8141725

settlement, architectural complex

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 60 C2 Phaistos

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Phaistos/Ag. Ioannis

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J. Bennet, G. Reger, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Stefano Costa, Adam Rabinowitz, Tom Elliott, DARMC, Ciara L Wisecup, Thomas Focht, R. Talbert, and Lewin Ernest Staine, 'Phaistos: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 25 April 2018]

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Sean Gillies
Sean Gillies says:
Sep 26, 2012 04:44 PM

Comment originally by Robert Consoli,Sep 20, 2012 10:50 AM:

Phaistos, Crete (lat/longs reversed at 24.810922000000001, 35.051267000000003 at

Can we move the position of the marker to 35.051243, 24.814240? Right now it's about 300 meters out. Google Earth, September 20, 2012, Eye altitude of 3991 feet.