Carbon-dating shows that the complex is at least 12,000 years old, maybe even 13,000 years old. That means it was built around 10,000BC. By comparison, Stonehenge was built in 3,000 BC and the pyramids of Giza in 2,500 BC. Gobekli is thus the oldest such site in the world, by a mind-numbing margin. It is so old that it predates settled human life. It is pre-pottery, pre-writing, pre-everything. Gobekli hails from a part of human history that is unimaginably distant.
Los Mochis is a coastal city in northern Sinaloa, Mexico, located at 25°47′24″N, 109°0′0″W. It serves as the municipal seat of the municipality of Ahome. As of the 2000 census, the population was approximately 400,000.