• Jordan Rift Valley - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jordan_Rift_Valley The Jordan Rift Valley, often just Jordan Valley (Hebrew: בִּקְעָת הַיַרְדֵּן Bik'at HaYarden, Arabic: الغور ‎ Al-Ghor or Al-Ghawr [dubious – discuss]), also called the Syro-African Depression, is an elongated depression located in modern-day Israel, Jordan, and Palestine.This geographic region includes the entire length of the Jordan River – from its sources ...
  • Jordan Valley - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jordan_Valley_(Middle_East) The Jordan Valley (Arabic: غور الأردن ‎, Ghor al-Urdun; Hebrew: עֵמֶק הַיַרְדֵּן, Emek HaYarden) forms part of the larger Jordan Rift Valley.Unlike most other river valleys, the term "Jordan Valley" often applies just to the lower course of the Jordan River, from the spot where it exits the Sea of Galilee in the north, to the end of its course where it flows into the ...
  • The Jordan Valley

    www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/the-jordan-valley The Jordan Valley is an element of a great rift which extends from Syria to the Red Sea and continues through a large portion of Eastern Africa. Riparian population groups in the Jordan Valley include Palestinians, Israelis and Jordanians. At its southern extremity, the Jordan Valley connects with Egypt and Saudi Arabia.The Jordan Valley has traditionally been a North-South transport corridor ...
  • Jordan Rift Valley - WikiMili, The Free Encyclopedia

    wikimili.com/en/Jordan_Rift_Valley The Jordan Rift Valley, often just Jordan Valley (Hebrew: בִּקְעָת הַיַרְדֵּן Bik'at HaYarden, Arabic: الغور ‎ Al-Ghor or Al-Ghawr [dubious – discuss]), also called the Syro-African Depression, is an elongated depression located in modern-day Israel, Jordan, and Palestine.
  • rift valley | National Geographic Society

    www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/rift-valley The Dead Sea is a rift lake in the Jordan Rift Valley. Although the Dead Sea is not the world's deepest lake, the deep Jordan Rift makes it the lowest land elevation on Earth. The surface of the Dead Sea is 429 meters (1,407 feet) below sea level, and the lake’s depth is another 304 meters (997 feet).
  • Jordan Rift Valley - Earth Snapshot

    www.eosnap.com/tag/jordan-rift-valley This wide-swath ASAR image focuses the Dead Sea, a salt lake bordering Jordan to the east and Israel/Palestine and the West Bank to the west.. It lies in the Jordan Rift Valley, and its main tributary is the Jordan River. The valley and river appear a lighter shade of grey. The Dead Sea is 67 kilometres (42 mi) long and 18 kilometres (11 mi) wide at its widest point.
  • Great Rift Valley - New World Encyclopedia

    www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Great_Rift_Valley The Jordan Rift Valley from space. Northern section of the Great Rift Valley: the Sinai Peninsula is in the center and the Dead Sea and Jordan River valley are above. The Great Rift Valley varies in width from twenty to sixty miles (thirty to one hundred kilometers), and in depth from a few hundred to several thousand meters.
  • The Jordan Rift Valley - 1st Edition - Aharon Horowitz ...

    www.routledge.com/The-Jordan-Rift-Valley/Horowitz/p/book/9789058093516 Book Description. Delivering a synthesis of almost one hundred and fifty years of research into the Jordan Rift Valley, this genuinely comprehensive text presents a model explaining the tectonic evolution of this part of the Syrian-African Rift Valley, which may affect opinions regarding the geotectonic pattern of the entire western Levant.
  • Jordan Rift Valley | BBC Watch

    bbcwatch.org/tag/jordan-rift-valley So readers now know that the head of the regional council regards the Jordan Rift Valley as a buffer zone between potential invaders, but they are given no explanation as to the rationale behind his statement, such as the fact that 70% of Israel’s population and 80% of its industrial capacity is located in the main conurbations lying on the ...
  • Rift Valley View at Petra - Jordan - YouTube

    www.youtube.com/watch Just a short hike from the Monastery is the spectacular scenic views of the Rift Valley at Petra in Jordan. Jordan Rift Valley,أخدود وادي الأردن,Jordánské údolí,Jordandalen ...