Latitude and longitude of Shatt al-Arab

Satellite map of Shatt al-Arab

Shatt al-Arab (Arabic: شط العرب‎, "Stream of the Arabs"; Persian: اَروَندرود‎, Arvand Rud, "Swift River") is a river in Southwest Asia of some 200 km (120 mi) in length, formed by the confluence of the Euphrates and the Tigris in the town of al-Qurnah in the Basra Governorate of southern Iraq. The southern end of the river constitutes the border between Iraq and Iran down to the mouth of the river as it discharges into the Persian Gulf. It varies in width from about 232 metres (761 ft) at Basra to 800 metres (2,600 ft) at its mouth.

Latitude: 30° 24' 15.59" N
Longitude: 48° 09' 3.60" E

Nearest city to this article: Khorramshahr

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GPS coordinates of Shatt al-Arab, Iran

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