Earth Snapshot RSS Feed Twitter
 
 
 
 

Dust Over Persian Gulf

28.7N 49.0E

July 7th, 2011 Category: Dust Storms

Persian Gulf - July 4th, 2011

Dust blows over the Persian Gulf, between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Its length is 989 kilometres, with Iran covering most of the northern coast and Saudi Arabia most of the southern coast.

Visible through the sandy veil are sediments from the Shatt al’Arab River at the northwestern end of the gulf.
This major river carries the waters of the Euphrates and the Tigris.

Leave a Reply


About Us

Earth Observation

Organisations

Archive

September 2016
M T W T F S S
« Mar    
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  

Categories


Bulletin Board


Featured Posts

Information

38


Take Action

Widgets