c. 5400 BCE
c. 2800 BCEProbable date of the regional Great Flood when the river Euphrates rose.
c. 2300 BCEThe Eridu Genesis is composed.
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5400 BCE: The City of Eridu is founded.
5400 BCE: Shrines to Enki built at the city of Eridu in Mesopotamia.
2800 BCE: Probable date of the regional Great Flood when the river Euphrates rose.
2300 BCE: The Eridu Genesis is composed.
2100 BCE: First ziggurats in Ur, Eridu, Uruk, and Nippur.
600 BCE: The city of Eridu is abandoned.