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Sacré-Cœur, Paris

The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris, commonly known as Sacré-Cœur Basilica (French: Basilique du Sacré-Cœur, pronounced [sakʁe kœʁ]), is a Roman Catholic church and minor basilica, dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus, in Paris, France. A popular landmark, the basilica is located at the summit of the butte Montmartre, the highest point in the city. Sacré-Cœur is a double monument, political and cultural, both a national penance for the supposed excesses of the Second Empire and socialist Paris Commune of 1871[1] crowning its most rebellious neighborhood, and an embodiment of conservative moral order, publicly dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus, which was an increasingly popular vision of a loving and sympathetic Christ.[2]

The Sacré-Cœur Basilica was designed by Paul Abadie. Construction began in 1875 and was finished in 1914. It was consecrated after the end of World War I in 1919.

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The Basilica is accessible by bus. Buses 30, 31, 80, and 85 can be taken to the bottom of the hill of the Basilica. Line 12 of the metro can be taken to Jules Joffrin station and visitors can then change to the Montmartrobus and disembark at Place du Tertre. Line 2 or 12 of the metro can be taken to Pigalle station where visitors can change to the Montmartrobus and disembark at Norvins.

Sacré-Cœur is open from 06:00 to 22:30 every day. The dome is accessible from 09:00 to 19:00 in the summer and 18:00 in the winter.[19]

January 2013

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GigaPan Stitch version 1.0.0805 (Windows)
Panorama size: 781 megapixels (36856 x 21212 pixels)
Input images: 132 (12 columns by 11 rows)
Field of view: 53.0 degrees wide by 30.5 degrees high (top=28.9, bottom=-1.6)
Settings:
All default settings
Original image properties:
Camera make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera model: NIKON D5000
Image size: 4288x2848 (12.2 megapixels)
Capture time: 2013-01-28 14:14:10 - 2013-01-28 14:24:36
Aperture: f/13
Exposure time: 0.00125 - 0.0333333
ISO: 250
Focal length (35mm equiv.): 300.0 mm
Digital zoom: off
White balance: Fixed
Exposure mode: Automatic
Horizontal overlap: 29.9 to 99.8 percent
Vertical overlap: 32.1 to 39.2 percent
Computer stats: 2550.36 MB RAM, 2 CPUs
Total time 46:29 (21 seconds per picture)
Alignment: 6:22, Projection: 3:46, Blending: 36:22
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