Al Marj Destrict

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Al Marj (المرج)
Destrict
Kintra Banner o Libie Libie
Capital Al Marj
Area 10,000 km2 (3,861 sq mi) [1]
Population 185,848 (2006) [2]
Density 19 / km2 (49 / sq mi)
Map o Libie wi Al Marj destrict heichlichtit

Al Marj (Arabic: المرجAl Marǧ, Inglis: The Meadows) is an admeenistrative diveesion (shabiyah or destrict) o northeastren Libie, lyin on the Mediterranean Sea coast. Its admeenistrative seat is the ceety o Al Marj, which wis umwhile kent as Barca. Al Marj is situatit on the Cyrenaica Plateau at the wastren edge o the Jebel Akhdar. In the 2007 admeenistrative reorganization pairt o the territory umwhile in Al Hizam al Akhdar Destrict wis transferred tae Al Marj.

In the north, Al Marj haes a shoreline on the Mediterranean Sea.

Adjacent destricts[eedit | eedit soorce]

On land, it borders the follaein destricts:

Pre-2007 extent o Al Marj Destrict.


References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. before 2007 administrative reorganization
  2. "Districts of libya". statoids.com. Retrieved 27 October 2009. 

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

Coordinates: 32°30′N 20°50′E / 32.500°N 20.833°E / 32.500; 20.833

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