Mirbat is a coastal town in the Dhofar governorate, in southwestern . It is located at about 16°59′19″N 54°41′32″E / 16.98861°N 54.69222°E. It was the site of the 1972 Battle of Mirbat between Communist guerrillas on one side and the Armed forces of the Sultan of Oman and their Special Air Service advisers.
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16.9915° or 16° 59' 29.4" north
54.7071° or 54° 42' 25.6" east
2 metres (7 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1719166736
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: مربات
  • Arabic: مرباط
  • Arabic: ولايةمرباط
  • Arabic: ولاية مرباط
  • Arabic: ولايه مرباط
  • Czech: Mirbat
  • Dutch: Mirbat
  • French: Mirbat
  • German: Mirbat
  • Italian: Mirbat
  • Japanese: ミルバト
  • Malay: Mirbat
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mirbat
  • Persian: مرباط
  • Russian: Мирбат
  • Turkish: Marbat
  • Marbāt
  • Merbat, Mirbāţ, Murbāt, Marbāt, Merbat, Mirbat, Murbat, Marbat
  • Merbat
  • Mirbāţ
  • Murbāt

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