Ash Sharqiyah North Governorate

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Ash-Sharqīyah North Governorate

مُـحَـافَـظَـة شَـمَـال الـشَّـرْقِـيَّـة
Muḥāfaẓaṫ Šamāl aš-Šarqīyah
Wadi Bani Khalid, heading north
Wadi Bani Khalid, heading north
Ash-Sharqīyah North Governorate is located in Oman
Ash-Sharqīyah North Governorate
Ash-Sharqīyah North Governorate
Location of the Governorate in Oman
Coordinates: Coordinates: 22°41′00″N 58°33′00″E / 22.683333°N 58.55°E / 22.683333; 58.55
Country Oman
GovernorateAsh-Sharqīyah North[1]
Time zoneUTC+4 (GST)

Ash Sharqiyah North Governorate (Arabic: مُـحَـافَـظَـة شَـمَـال الـشَّـرْقِـيَّـة‎, translit. Muḥāfaẓaṫ Šamāl aš-Šarqīyah, English: Northeastern Governorate) is a governorate of Oman. It was created on 28 October 2011, when Ash Sharqiyah Region was split into Ash Sharqiyah North Governorate and Ash Sharqiyah South Governorate.[1][2][3] The centre of the governorate is the wilāyah (Arabic: وِلَايَـة‎, province) of Ibra.

Provinces[edit]

Ash-Sharqiyah North Governorate consists of six wilāyāṫ (Arabic: وِلَايَـات‎, provinces):[1][2][3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Babu Thomas (Web developer or designer). "Governorates of Sultanate Of Oman". Omanet.om. Archived from the original on 2013-12-08. Retrieved 2013-06-09.
  2. ^ a b "Seven new divisions created in Oman". Khaleej Times. 2011-10-28. Archived from the original on 2013-05-24. Retrieved 2013-06-09.
  3. ^ a b Seven governorates, officials named