Muscat is one of the most populated cities in Oman, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Asia, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 23.37N latitude / 58.36E longitude. For routing in Muscat, please check the free driving directions Muscat service below.
When you visit Oman, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Arabic, and the officially used currency is Omani rial (OMR), since 1970.
Muscat, the capital city, has numerous population; 797 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Muscat counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Oman, bears 4 829 946 sum citizens spreading on its 119 498,57 sq mi / 309 500 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Oman is Unitary parliamentary absolute monarchy, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: N/A, while salute for the national anthem called: Nashid as-Salaam as-Sultani (Sultanic Salutation).
Google maps Muscat, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Oman and the neighboring countries like Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Yemen.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Oman Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Oman
Oman is a 1,000-mile-long (1,700 km) coastal plain at the southeast tip of the Arabian Peninsula lying on the Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Oman. It bordered by The United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, and Yemen. The country is the size of Kansas.