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Dust Blowing Over Red Sea and Yemen-Saudi Arabia Border

18.7N 46.1E

May 26th, 2012 Category: Dust Storms

Red Sea - May 23rd, 2012

Dust can be seen blowing over the border between Saudi Arabia and Yemen on the right side of this image. The dust is likely from the Rub’ al Khali, the largest sand desert in the world, encompassing most of the southern third of the Arabian Peninsula. Dust can also be seen blowing across the Red Sea, near the Egypt-Sudan border, on the left side of the image.


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