Gulf of Aqaba


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Noun1.Gulf of Aqaba - a northeastern arm of the Red Sea; between the Sinai Peninsula (Egypt) and Saudi Arabia
Red Sea - a long arm of the Indian Ocean between northeast Africa and Arabia; linked to the Mediterranean at the north end by the Suez Canal
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Spectacular sea views across the Gulf of Aqaba and an atmospheric al fresco setting, contribute to Red Sea Grill being a top choice for dinner on Jordan's Red Sea shores.
The weather will be warmer in the Gulf of Aqaba with highs reaching 25 degrees and lows standing at 17, the JMD further said.
On November 30, Yara Shalaby will lead a team of 15 Kayakers across the Gulf of Aqaba.
We cannot estimate the amount of water that has fallen recently and was wasted in the Gulf of Aqaba, but it was certainly no less than 20m cubic metres per season," the official added.
Zohair Nawab, head of the Saudi Geological Survey, said seismic monitoring devices registered earthquake activity in the Gulf of Aqaba Gulf on Monday morning, some 17 km west of Magna town, at 4.
He had known Israel would go to war over the Straits of Tiran against any user of them to block passage to or from the Gulf of Aqaba.
Eilat is Israel's only port in the Gulf of Aqaba and the Red Sea.
2 degrees, Richter Scale, jolted Aqaba city and other areas in southwest Jordan along the coastline of the Gulf of Aqaba at 6:34 pm Saturday.
The Wadi Araba region, which stretches from the Dead Sea to the Gulf of Aqaba, came under the jurisdiction of Aqaba province but is being administered by the Jordan Valley Authority following a recent government decision.
Lyberis (1988) indicated that movement in the southern Dead Sea transform fault, representing the Gulf of Aqaba, started in late Miocene and was associated with a strike-slip stress pattern (40[degrees] extension associated with 130[degrees] compression).
The proposed Gulf of Aqaba bridge linking Saudi Arabia and Egypt will be on top of the agenda of a Saudi-Egyptian Business Council meeting next month, a report said.
GULF OF AQABA, who found himself supping in the last-chance saloon in the 1m6f handicap, finally gave his longsuffering connections something to cheer as he struck at 50-1 under Joe Fanning.