Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and the Red Sea

Today’s Image of the Day comes courtesy of the NASA Earth Observatory and features a look at the city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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Today’s Image of the Day comes courtesy of the NASA Earth Observatory and features a look at the city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Jeddah is home to more than 3 million people and is the largest commercial center and port in the country. It is also the second-largest city in Saudi Arabia, behind the capital city of Riyadh.

This photo was captured by an astronaut on board the International Space Station.

By Rory Arnold, Earth.com Staff Writer

Image Credit: NASA Earth Observatory