Desert arround Liwa Oasis. Empty Quarter, Rub’ al Khali in Arabic, is one of the largest sand deserts in the world, encompassing most of the southern third of the Arabian Peninsula, including southern Saudi Arabia, and areas of Oman, the United Arab Emirates and Yemen. The desert covers some 650,000 square kilometres (250,000 sq mi) (the area between long. 44°30′ −56°30′E., and lat. 16°30′ −23°00′N), more than the combined land areas of the Netherlands, Belgium, and France.
Dunes ares reachig more than 300 meters.
It is the second most oil-rich place in the world
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