Ormara sea port

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Ormara (Urdu: اورمارا) is a port city (25° 16′ 29N 64° 35′ 10E) located in the Makran coastal region of the Balochistan Province in Pakistan. It is located 360 km west of Karachi and 230 km east of Gwadar on the Arabian Sea. This port is also mentioned in Periplus of the Erythraean Sea as Oraea.

Ormara has a port and fish harbour. The Jinnah Naval Base of the Pakistan Navy is located at Ormara. The airport at Ormara (ORW) connects it with rest of Pakistan. It is located at coordinates 25° 16′ 29N 64° 35′ 10E.