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Iznik Green Mosque

Coordinate: 40º25’46.83’’K 29º43’37.92’’D Height: 103 m

Construction of the mosque started in 1378 by Çandarlı Hayreddin Pasha, but it was completed by Ali Pasha, son of Çandarlı Hayreddin Pasha upon his death, in 1391. The architect of the structure which is an important work of early Ottoman architecture was Haci Musa. Worship area is covered with a single dome with 11 meters in diameter. Minaret is covered with green, turquoise, yellow and purple tiles forming various geometric patterns.