Where is Qatar Located?
Qatar is a country located in the Western of Asia, Qatar Peninsula on the northeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. It covers 11,586 square kilometers of land, making it the 164th largest nation in terms of land area. Qatar map also shows that it is one of the smallest counties of the Middle East.
The government type of Qatar is an emirate government. In addition, its legal system composed of Islamic (or Sharia) and civil law codes in a discretionary system of law. Furthermore, it is being controlled by the Emir.
Qatar is the world’s largest per capita producer of oil and natural gas. In addition, the reserve per capita is also highest in the world. Likewise, due to huge reserves and production of oil and natural gas, Qatar stands as the second highest per-capita income country – immediately after Liechtenstein.
What is the capital of Qatar?
Doha is the capital city of Qatar. It has a population of 1,351,000, and Doha is located on the central-east portion of Qatar, bordered by the Persian Gulf on its coast. It's lies between latitue of 25.28 and longitude of 51.52.
|Neighboring Countries||Saudi Arabia|
|Administrative divisions||7 municipalities|
|Area||4,416 sq mi|
|ISO Alpha-2 Code||QA|
|ISO Alpha-3 Code||QAT|
|ISO Numeric Code||634|
|Time Zone||AST (UTC+3)|
News on Qatar - June 5, 2017 Five Arab Countries cut links with Qatar
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Yemen have severed diplomatic ties and cut off transport links with Qatar in an extraordinary attempt to isolate the Gulf state as they claim its regional policies fuel extremism and terrorism.