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Memphis - Egypt - Ägypten

Memphis befinden sich in der Nähe der Ortschaften Mit Rahina und Helwan etwa 18 km südlich von Kairo. Manetho berichtet, dass Memphis der Legende nach von König Menes 3000 v. Chr. gegründet wurde. Während des Alten Reiches war sie Hauptstadt von Ägypten und blieb eine wichtige Stadt in der ägyptischen Geschichte.

Memphis are located near the town of Mit Rahina, 20 km (12 mi) south of Giza. According to legend related by Manetho, the city was founded by the pharaoh Menes. Capital of Egypt during the Old Kingdom, it remained an important city throughout ancient Egyptian history. (3000 BC Chr.)




Swarthy Parrotfish

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Swarthy Parrotfish




Memphis - Egypt - Ägypten

Ramses II. Koloss

Ramses II Colossus




Twinspot Snapper

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Twinspot Snapper




Memphis - Egypt - Ägypten

The Sphinx of Memphis
(1550-1069 BC)

Die Sphinx von Memphis
(1550-1069 v. Chr.)




Memphis - Egypt - Ägypten

Ramses II Statue (1279-1213 v. Chr.)

Statue of Ramesses II (1279-1213 BC)




Blackspot Emperor

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Blackspot Emperor




Blotcheye Soldierfish

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Blotcheye Soldierfish




Memphis - Egypt - Ägypten

Ramses II Statue (1279-1213 v. Chr.)

Statue of Ramesses II (1279-1213 BC)




Memphis - Egypt - Ägypten

Ramses II. Koloss

Ramses II Colossus




Indo-Pacific Sergeant

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Indo-Pacific Sergeant




Red Sea Fusilier

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Red Sea Fusilier




Determination

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Determination





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Res Sea

Diving and surfing




Res Sea

Diving and surfing




Res Sea

Diving and surfing




Aswan - Along the Nile





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