Al Khums (Arabic: الخمس ‎) is a toun in Al Murgub Destrict on the Mediterranean coast o Libie.[1] Atween 1983 an 1995 it wis the admeenistrative centre o the Al Khums Destrict.

Approximately 3.2 km (2 mile) tae the east is the auncient Roman ceety o Leptis Magna.[2]

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  1. Staff (1972) "Al Khums" Merriam-Webster's Geographical Dictionary (3rd ed.) Merriam, Springfield, Mass., p. 33, OCLC 11616186
  2. Mathuisieulx, Vicomte de (1904) "An Expedition to Tripoli" Bulletin of the American Geographical Society 36(12): pp. 736-744, p. 738

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