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This is a list of the largest mosques in the world whose ranking is based on a combination of area and capacity to accommodate worshippers.

List of largest mosques

RankNameImagesCapacity
(worshippers)
AreaCityAdministrative Region CountryYear of Completion
1Masjid al-HarammapTemplate:Nts[1]Template:Nts m2 (4,314,211.2 sq ft)[1]MeccaMakkah ProvinceSaudi Arabia638
2Al-Masjid al-NabawimapTemplate:NtsTemplate:Nts m2 (4,311,000 sq ft)MedinaAl Madinah ProvinceSaudi Arabia622
3Imām Ridhā Mosquemap
RezaShrine
Template:Nts[2]ATemplate:Nts m2[3]A (6,443,943.95 ft)MashhadRazavi Khorasan Province Iran818
4Istiqlal Mosquemap
Istiqlal Mosque
Template:NtsBTemplate:Nts m2 (1,022,571.49 ft)JakartaJakarta Province Indonesia1978
5Hassan II MosquemapTemplate:Nts[4]CTemplate:Nts m2 (970,000 sq ft)CCasablancaGharb-Chrarda-Béni HssenMorocco1993
6Faisal Mosquemap
Faisal mosque2
Template:Nts[5]DTemplate:Nts m2 (466,032 sq ft)DIslamabadIslamabad Capital TerritoryPakistan1986
7Badshahi Mosquemap
Badshahi Mosque July 1 2005 pic32 by Ali Imran (1)
Template:NtsETemplate:Nts m2 (321,488 sq ft)ELahorePunjabPakistan1673
8Sheikh Zayed MosquemapTemplate:NtsFTemplate:Nts m2 (240,000 sq ft)[6]Abu DhabiEmirate of Abu DhabiUnited Arab Emirates2007
9Jama Masjidmap
New Delhi Jama Masjid
Template:NtsGOld DelhiNational Capital Territory of DelhiIndia1656
10Baitul Mukarrammap
Bayt al Mukarram
Template:NtsDhakaDhaka DivisionBangladesh1960
11Sultan Qaboos Grand MosquemapTemplate:NtsTemplate:Nts m2 (4,477,824 sq ft)MuscatMuscat GovernorateOman2001
12Id Kah Mosquemap
Kashgar-mezquita-id-kah-d01
Template:Nts[7]KashgarXinjiangPeople's Republic of China1442
13Masjid Negaramap
National Mosque KL 2007 pano
Template:NtsKuala LumpurFederal TerritoryMalaysia1965
14Baitul Futuh
Baitul Futuh
Template:NtsLondonLondonUnited Kingdom2003
15Masjid-e-Aqsa.Template:NtsRabwahPunjabPakistan1972
16Grozny Central Dome Mosque
Grozny Kadyrov Mosque
Template:Nts[8]GroznyRepublic of ChechnyaRussia2008
17Sultan Ahmed Mosquemap
Sultan Ahmed Mosque, Istambul
Template:Nts[9]IstanbulIstanbul ProvinceTurkey1616
18Al Fateh MosquemapTemplate:NtsManamaCapital GovernorateBahrain1987
19Masjid e ToobaTemplate:NtsKarachiSindhPakistan1969
20Al-Aqsa Mosquemap
Al aqsa moschee 2
Template:Nts[10]JerusalemJerusalem DistrictPalestine H637[11]

Footnotes

  • ^A  Capacity of one courtyard: 100,000; Total number courtyards: 7; Total shrine area: 267,079 m2 (2,874,810 sq ft); Total courtyard area: 331,578 m2 (3,569,080 sq ft) (world's largest)
  • ^B  Capacity, main building: 61,000; secondary building: 8,000; bridge building: ~1,000; Terrace: 50,000;
  • ^C  Capacity, inside: 25,000; outside: 80,000. Covered Area: 20,000 m2 (220,000 sq ft)
  • ^D  Capacity, hall: 10,000; porticoes: 24,000; courtyard; 40,000. Covered Area: 5,000 m2 (54,000 sq ft)
  • ^E  Capacity, hall: 10,000; courtyard and porticoes: 100,000. Courtyard area: 528 ft 8 in (161.14 m) x 528 ft 4 in (161.04 m) (area: 278,784 sq ft (25,899.9 m2)) (the world's largest mosque courtyard)
  • ^F  Capacity, main prayer hall: 9,000; 2 halls for women: 2 * 1,500; porticoes: 18,000.
  • ^G  Capacity, hall: 10,000; courtyard: 75,000.

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