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Image Caption: An excellent detailed view of the Southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula (28.0N, 34.0E) at Ras (Cape) Muhammad where the Red Sea splits into the Gulf of Aqaba to the right and the Gulf of Suez to the left. To the right is NW Saudi Arabia, and in the center, near the top of the scene, Gabel Musa, the traditional Mt. Sinai can be seen while at the left, is the east coast of Egypt. Numerous reefs in this region provide excellent diving opportunities.