Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf
Outer limits of the continental shelf beyond 200 nautical miles from the
Submissions to the Commission:
Submission by the Sultanate of Oman
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Updated on 30 October 2017
On 26 October 2017, the Sultanate
of Oman submitted to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf, in
accordance with Article 76, paragraph 8, of the United Nations Convention on the
Law of the Sea of 10 December 1982, information on the limits of the continental
shelf beyond 200 nautical miles from the baselines from which the breadth of the
territorial sea is measured.
It is noted that the Convention
entered into force for Oman on 16 November 1994.
In accordance with the Rules of
Procedure of the Commission, a communication was circulated to all Member
States of the United Nations, as well as States Parties to the Convention, in
order to make public the executive summary of the submission, including all
charts and coordinates contained in that summary.
The consideration of the partial submission
made by the Sultanate of Oman was included in the provisional agenda of the forty-sixth
session of the Commission to be held in New York during January-March
Upon completion of the consideration
of the submission, the Commission shall make recommendations pursuant to Article
76 of the Convention.
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Continental Shelf Notification
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The designations employed in the submissions, including description of the
areas, are as contained in the communications from submitting States or in the
executive summaries. Their listing on this web site and the presentation of
material do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of
the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any
country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the
delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.