wetter air mediterranean coastal ribbon Hejaz separate from the rest of Arabia

Wetter air mediterranean coastal ribbon hejaz

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wetter air, mediterranean coastal ribbon Hejaz- separate from the rest of Arabia Lebanon Mountains divider of Lebanon and Syria forms a mediterranean style climate Lebanon is not dry Yemen Mountains get higher and higer going down the Arabian peninsula 3000 meters Highest is Jabal an Nabi Shu’ayb(3,666 m) Peninsula is a plateau that is tilted to the Persian Gulf Iran and Turkey are uplifted by mountains (2-3,000 ft extremely mountainous Anatolian Plateau narrow coastal fringes Pontic and Taurus Mountain ranges Eastern Turkey is higher and higher Mt Ararat: 16, 854 ft Iran Zagros, Elburz mountains Zagros runs the western border separates the people Divides Iran from Iraq Elburz on the Caspian Sea Mount Damavand Plate Tectonics form mountains Turkey and Iran get many earthquakes Red sea is getting wider Great rift valley Great lakes of Africa
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Dead sea is the lowest point of land on Earth 427 m below sea level
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