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Antakya is the central district of Hatay Province. And Turkey's Mediterranean is the southernmost city center. The height of the city, which runs along the middle of the river Asi, is 85 meters.
According to historical sources, Antakya, BC. It was founded by Seleucus Nicator, one of the commanders of Alexander the Great in 300. According to ancient sources, Antakya was the 3rd largest city in the Roman Empire with a population of 300,000,000. Founded by his father Antiochus under the name Antiocheia, the city was located at the foot of Mount Silpius (today Habib Neccar Mountain) and on the edge of the Orontes. In fact, much of Antioch elsewhere in Antakya was located in the countries that fell under the rule of Seleucos after Alexander's death.