Northern Oman

Northern Oman is the region hosting the capital city , fertile Al-Batinah coast, majestic Hajar Mountains and the Musandam Peninsula. It borders the to the north and to the west.

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has been inhabited since at least 1000 BCE and for centuries was an important trading port on the Maritime Silk Road. Photo: StellarD, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is an exclave of Northern Oman. Photo: Jc8136, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the largest city in Ad Dakhiliyah Region in Oman and was the capital of Oman proper. Photo: Inkey, CC BY 2.0.

is an exclave of that is completely surrounded by the emirate of the . Photo: RoPa, CC BY-SA 3.0.


The are a range in Northern Oman stretching along the northern coast of Oman, from southwest of Muscat to the United Arab Emirates. Photo: StellarD, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the capital and largest city of the in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

or Wilayat is a big town in the Al-Zahirah region in the northwest part of Sultanate of . Photo: brianharringtonspier, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a fortified oasis town in Northern Oman, best known for its immense 14th-century fortress and for a unique style of pottery. Photo: Francisco Anzola, CC BY 2.0.

Al-Buraimi is an oasis city in northern , on the border between Oman and the . Photo: Bdell555, Public domain.

Northern Oman

Latitude of center
24.269° or 24° 16' 8.4" north
Longitude of center
57.217° or 57° 13' 1.2" east

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