Red Sea facts
Red Sea facts:
-The Red Sea has a surface area of roughly 438,000 km2
– 2250 km (1398 mi) long and, at its widest point, 355 km (220.6 mi) wide
– a maximum depth of 3,040 m (9,970 ft) in the central Suakin Trough
– The sea is the habitat of over 1,000 invertebrate species, and 200 soft and hard corals. It is the world’s northernmost tropical sea.