Gulf of Oman

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The Gulf of Oman or Sea of Oman (خَلِيج عُمَان khalīj ʿumān; daryâ-ye omân) is a gulf that connects the Arabian Sea with the Strait of Hormuz, which then runs to the Persian Gulf.wikipedia
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Strait of Hormuz

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The Gulf of Oman or Sea of Oman (خَلِيج عُمَان khalīj ʿumān; daryâ-ye omân) is a gulf that connects the Arabian Sea with the Strait of Hormuz, which then runs to the Persian Gulf. The area is near the Strait of Hormuz, a strategic route through which a third of the world's liquefied natural gas and 20% of global oil consumption passes from Middle East producers.
The Strait of Hormuz ( Tangeh-ye Hormoz مَضيق هُرمُز‎ Maḍīq Hurmuz ) is a strait between the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman.

Arabian Sea

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The Gulf of Oman or Sea of Oman (خَلِيج عُمَان khalīj ʿumān; daryâ-ye omân) is a gulf that connects the Arabian Sea with the Strait of Hormuz, which then runs to the Persian Gulf.
The Gulf of Aden in the west connects the Arabian Sea to the Red Sea through the strait of Bab-el-Mandeb, and the Gulf of Oman is in the northwest, connecting it to the Persian Gulf.

Persian Gulf

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The Gulf of Oman or Sea of Oman (خَلِيج عُمَان khalīj ʿumān; daryâ-ye omân) is a gulf that connects the Arabian Sea with the Strait of Hormuz, which then runs to the Persian Gulf.
The body of water is an extension of the Indian Ocean (Gulf of Oman) through the Strait of Hormuz and lies between Iran to the northeast and the Arabian Peninsula to the southwest.

Iran

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It borders Iran and Pakistan on the north, Oman on the south, and the United Arab Emirates on the west.
Iran is bordered to the northwest by Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan, to the north by the Caspian Sea, to the northeast by Turkmenistan, to the east by Afghanistan and Pakistan, to the south by the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, and to the west by Turkey and Iraq.

Pakistan

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It borders Iran and Pakistan on the north, Oman on the south, and the United Arab Emirates on the west.
Pakistan has a 1,046 km coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman in the south and is bordered by India to the east, Afghanistan to the west, Iran to the southwest, and China in the northeast.

Oman

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It borders Iran and Pakistan on the north, Oman on the south, and the United Arab Emirates on the west.
The coast is formed by the Arabian Sea on the southeast and the Gulf of Oman on the northeast.

Emirate of Fujairah

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The only of the seven with a coastline solely on the Gulf of Oman and none on the Persian Gulf, its capital is Fujairah City.

United Arab Emirates

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It borders Iran and Pakistan on the north, Oman on the south, and the United Arab Emirates on the west.
The United Arab Emirates is situated in Middle East, bordering the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf, between Oman and Saudi Arabia; it is in a strategic location slightly south of the Strait of Hormuz, a vital transit point for world crude oil.

Chabahar Port

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Chabahar Port is a seaport in Chabahar located in southeastern Iran, on the Gulf of Oman.

Khor Fakkan

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Khor Fakkan is a city and exclave of the Emirate of Sharjah, located on the east coast of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), facing the Gulf of Oman, and geographically surrounded by the Emirate of Fujairah.

Chabahar

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It is a free port (Free Trade Zone) on the coast of the Gulf of Oman, and is Iran's southernmost city.

May 2019 Gulf of Oman incident

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On 12 May 2019, four commercial ships were damaged off Fujairah's coast in the Gulf of Oman.

June 2019 Gulf of Oman incident

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On 13 June 2019, two oil tankers were attacked near the Strait of Hormuz while they transited the Gulf of Oman.

Port of Fujairah

Fujairah Port
Due to the increasing Iranian threats of closing the Strait of Hormuz to international shipping, in July 2012 the UAE began using the new Habshan–Fujairah oil pipeline from the Habshan fields in Abu Dhabi to the Fujairah oil terminal on the Gulf of Oman, effectively bypassing the Strait of Hormuz.

Musandam Peninsula

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Located to the south of the Strait of Hormuz between the Persian and Omani Gulfs, it is governed by Oman–as Musandam Governorate–a member of the Gulf Cooperation Council.

Gulf

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The Gulf of Oman or Sea of Oman (خَلِيج عُمَان khalīj ʿumān; daryâ-ye omân) is a gulf that connects the Arabian Sea with the Strait of Hormuz, which then runs to the Persian Gulf.

International Hydrographic Organization

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The International Hydrographic Organization defines the limits of the Gulf of Oman as follows:

Liquefied natural gas

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The area is near the Strait of Hormuz, a strategic route through which a third of the world's liquefied natural gas and 20% of global oil consumption passes from Middle East producers.

List of countries by oil exports

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The area is near the Strait of Hormuz, a strategic route through which a third of the world's liquefied natural gas and 20% of global oil consumption passes from Middle East producers.

Dead zone (ecology)

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In 2018, scientists confirmed the Gulf of Oman contains one of the world's largest marine dead zones, where the ocean contains little or no oxygen and marine wildlife cannot exist.