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Not unlike what we refer to as "New Orleans"?
Running up what appears to be a river valley (look at the "Ter" view).
The lightest area appears to be modern river flood plain confined by levees.
I'd buy it as being a delta.
Edited by Minnemooseus,
quote:Nuweiba lies on a large flood plain measuring about 40 km2 (15 sq mi),sandwiched between the Sinai mountains and the Gulf of Aqaba...
And what would you call a river flood plain located where the river flows into the sea? I'd call it a delta.
quote:Delta - A large, roughly triangular body of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river.
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