This Web cam is located in Fanja which is 53 kms west of Muscat on the road to Nizwa. Fanja has mud homes upon them and the lush palm trees. This town has a population of a little over 20,000.
Fanja is the first city of the Dakhiliyah Region as you drive from Muscat. There is a lot of nice places to see and plenty of places to explore in this nice town, it has narrow roads which only have space for one car at a time if you are heading to see the fort.
The unique thing is that The Tropic of Cancer passes by Fanja directly and its the only town in Oman that the Tropic of cancer passes on. As its Known the Tropic of Cancer is a line of latitude circling the Earth at approximately 23.5° north of the equator.