Ghamrah, Saudi Arabia

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Ghamrah is located in Saudi Arabia
Location in Saudi Arabia
Coordinates: 16°59′42″N 42°47′59″E / 16.99500°N 42.79972°E / 16.99500; 42.79972Coordinates: 16°59′42″N 42°47′59″E / 16.99500°N 42.79972°E / 16.99500; 42.79972
Country  Saudi Arabia
Province Jizan Province
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)
 • Summer (DST) EAT (UTC+3)

Ghamrah is a village in Jizan Province, in south-western Saudi Arabia.[1] During the Islamic Prophet Muhammad's era the Expedition of Ukasha bin Al-Mihsan took place here.[2]

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  1. ^ National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. GeoNames database entry. (search) Accessed 13 May 2011.
  2. ^ Tabari, Al (25 Sep 1990), The last years of the Prophet (translated by Isma’il Qurban Husayn), State University of New York Press