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Dust Plumes Over Red Sea and Gulf of Aden

18.1N 38.1E

September 4th, 2012 Category: Dust Storms

Red Sea – August 27th, 2012

Several plumes of dust can be seen blowing off the coast of the African continent, over bodies of water, towards the Arabian Peninsula. The largest dust plume can be observed in the upper left quadrant, blowing northeastward over the Red Sea, off the coast of Sudan, near the border with Eritrea. In the lower right quadrant, dust blows off the coast of Somalia and over the Gulf of Aden.

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