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ʻAqabah (Jordan)

LC control no.n 80064933
Descriptive conventionsrda
Geographic headingʻAqabah (Jordan)
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Geographic subdivision usageJordan--ʻAqabah
Variant(s)Akaba (Jordan)
Qalʻat el ʻAqaba (Jordan)
Al-Aqaba (Jordan)
Aqaba (Jordan)
ʻAqabah, Jordan.
al-ʻAqabah (Jordan)
العقبة (Jordan)
عقبة (Jordan)
Other standard no.Q180522
Associated countryJordan
Special noteNon-Latin script references not evaluated.
Found inGeoprojects (Firm) Oxford map of Jordan, c1979: map verso (Aqaba)
BGN, 2/19/80 (Al ʻAqabah, ppl. 29°31ʹN 35°00ʹE; variants Akaba, Qalʻat el ʻAqaba, ʻAqaba)
Kharīṭat al-ʻAqabah al-siyāḥīyah, 2003: map recto (al-ʻAqabah = Al-Aqaba [in rom.])
GEOnet, July 26, 2021 (Al ʻAqabah (approved); العقبة (non-roman script); variants: Akaba, ʻAqaba, Qalʻat el ʻAqaba; seat of a first-order administrative divison, Jordan, first-order administrative division: Al ʻAqabah; 29°31ʹ36ʺ N, 035°00ʹ28ʺ E (29.526702, 35.007822))
Geographic area codea-jo---