Southeast Arabia

Range TypeBogus mountain grouping for this site
Highest PointJebel Shams (3018 m/9902 ft)
CountriesOman (55%), Saudi Arabia (26%), United Arab Emirates (19%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area376,140 sq km / 145,228 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent899 km / 558 mi North-South
828 km / 514 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long22° 21' N; 55° 49' E
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Map of Southeast Arabia
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Southeast Arabia.
Arabian PeninsulaLevel 2 (Parent)
         HejazLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Central ArabiaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Yemen HighlandsLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Southeast ArabiaLevel 3

Major Peaks of the Southeast Arabia

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Jebel Shams30189902 
2.Jebel Kawr27308957 
3.Jebel Khadar22007218 
4.Jebel al Harim20876847 
5.Jabal Bil Ays19116270 
6.Jabal Yibir15275010 
7.Jebel Fayad4121352 
8.Jebel Maleihah3801247 
9.Jebel Buwais3271073 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Southeast Arabia

Jebel Shams
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Summit of Jebel Shams with military installations (2011-09-30). Photo by Lars Holme.
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Jabal Bil Ays-West Peak
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Highest point in UAE West of Jabal Bil Ays (1892 m) seen from main summit of Jabal Bil Ays (1911 m) in Oman (2011-09-29). Photo by Lars Holme.
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