Jordan Political Map
Jordan Country Information:
Jordan is located in the Middle East. It is bordered by the Gulf or Aqaba; Israel and West Bank to the west, Syria to the north, and Saudi Arabia and Iraq to the east.
Jordan Bordering Countries:
Iraq, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Syria, West Bank
Al ‘Aqabah, Al ‘Mazra’ah, Al Karak, Al Mafraq, Al Tafilah, Amman (Philadelphia), Ar Rabbah, Ar Ramtha, Ar Rusayfah, Ar Ruwayshid, As Salt, At Tayyibah, Az Zarqa, Azraq ash Shishan, Irbid (Arbela), Irbid, Ma’daba and Ma'an.
Dead Sea, Gulf of Aqaba, Jordan River, Mediterranean Sea, Qa Abu al Husayn, Qa al Hafirah, Qa al Jafr, Qa al Qataf, Qa al Wisad, Sea of Galilee, Syrian Desert, Wadi al ‘Arabah River and Yarmul River.
Jordan Natural Resources:
The country of Jordan has some natural resources such as phosphates, potash and shale oil.
Jordan Natural Hazards:
Jordan has natural hazards which include droughts and periodic earthquakes.
Jordan Environmental Issues:
Environmental issues for the country of Jordan include deforestation, overgrazing, soil erosion, and desertification. The country also has limited natural fresh water resources.