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Watch.. The sun passes over Karnak temples

Thursday 21/December/2017 - 09:07 AM
Sada El Balad
Basant Ahmed
Luxor governorate celebrated today، Thursday the phenomenon of the Sun passes over Karnak temples.

The phenomenon was observed at 6 a.m. Thursday and lasted for an hour.

The event was attended by a number of officials including governor of Luxor، archeologists، astronomers، as well as Egyptologists and a number of tourists.

Egypt has witnessed a significant increase in the third quarter of 2017 amounted to 55 percent compared to the same period last year، according to state statistics body CAPMAS.

The figures showed that the number of tourists during the third quarter in 2017 exceeded 2.3 million، compared to just over 1.5 million tourists in the previous year’s third quarter.

Egypt's tourism revenues jumped 211.8 percent year-on-year to $5.3 billion in the first nine months of 2017، a government official said in October، according to Reuters.

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