- Tabuk is a 14-mile distance from Madinah, located between Madinah and Syria. The Expedition of Tabuk, also known as the Expedition of Usra.
- According to some historians, Tabuk is the name of a fort, while others believe it is the name of a spring. All of these things could be true.
- With a force of 30,000 men, the Prophet ( ﷺ) set out for Tabuk, appointing Ali al-Murtaza as his caliph to administer Madinah.
- According to Rajab 9 AH, the Holy Prophet ( ﷺ) embarked on this journey on Thursday, 630 AD, according to all historians.