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Malacca Straits Mosque

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Malacca Straits Mosque

Malacca Straits Mosque
Masjid Selat Melaka
Location Malacca Island, Malacca, Malaysia
Established 2006
Administration Malacca Islamic Council
Architectural information
Style Islamic, Malay

The Malacca Straits Mosque (Malay: Masjid Selat Melaka) is a mosque located on the man-made Malacca Island near Malacca Town in Malacca state, Malaysia.[1] It looks like a floating structure if the water level is high. Construction cost of the mosque is about MYR10 million.[2] The Opening Ceremony was done on the 24th of November 2006 by the Supreme Ruler of Malaysia (Yang di-Pertuan Agong) Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Syed Putra Jamalullail.


2°10′44.2″N 102°14′56.5″E / 2.178944°N 102.249028°E / 2.178944; 102.249028Coordinates: 2°10′44.2″N 102°14′56.5″E / 2.178944°N 102.249028°E / 2.178944; 102.249028

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