Mountain of Smoke

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Mountain of Smoke
Elevation 134 m (440 ft)[1]
Prominence 134 m (440 ft)[1]
Listing Country high point
Location
Location  Bahrain
Coordinates 26°2′20″N 50°32′35″E / 26.03889°N 50.54306°E / 26.03889; 50.54306Coordinates: 26°2′20″N 50°32′35″E / 26.03889°N 50.54306°E / 26.03889; 50.54306

The Mountain of Smoke is a hill in the Southern Governorate of Bahrain. At 134 m (440 ft) above mean sea level, it is the country's highest point. The Mountain of Smoke is named because of the haze which often surrounds it on humid days. A number of caves are around the mountain.[2]

References[change | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Jabal ad Dukhan" on Peakbagger.com Retrieved 24 September 2011
  2. Collins, Lynn. "Life Before the Oil Boom: The way it used to be". http://www.bahrainguide.org/BG1/beforeoil1.html. Retrieved 2008-09-15. (Archived by the Internet Archivehere, archived by WebCite here, Google cache entry here)