A State-of-the-Art System for Jordan’s Archaeological Sites, MEGA-Jordan (ميغا-جوردن)

The MEGA–Jordan project is a purpose-built geographic information system (GIS) to inventory and manage archaeology sites at a national level. The system, in both Arabic and English, is web-based and enables the user to get location information along with other information on archaeological sites in Jordan.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Source http://www.megajordan.org/Map
Author The Department of Antiquities
Maintainer Farallon Geograhics, Inc.
Last Updated September 24, 2020, 11:48 (BST)
Created February 2, 2020, 10:24 (GMT)
Project URL http://www.megajordan.org/
Project team

Samar Habahbeh (Director of Studies and Publications Directorate)

Project start date 2011-01-01
Project status Ongoing
Project funder

The Getty Conservation Institute and World Monuments Fund

Citation information

The Department of Antiquities, (2010), MEGA–Jordan. http://www.megajordan.org/ (last accessed 28/04/2020)

Time Periods Nabataean, Hashemite, Modern, Byzantine, Roman, Chalcolithic Unspecified, Epi-Palaeolithic Unspecified, Palaeolithic Unspecified, Islamic Unspecified, Neolithic Unspecified, Iron Age unspecified, Bronze Age Unspecified
Data type Images Map, Images Satellite image