Mediterranean Sea

Port Said

The Suez canal

is 120 miles long and about 205 metres wide

The Ever Given hit the canal’s east bank and became stuck on Tuesday

Egypt

Cairo

Suez

Ships of all types are waiting to pass through the canal

Nile River

Red

Sea

40 km

40 miles

Mediterranean Sea

Rosetta

Port Said

The Suez canal is

120 miles long and about 205 metres wide

Egypt

Al Ismailiya

Suez canal

Fayed

The Ever Given hit the canal’s east bank and became stuck on Tuesday

Cairo

Suez

Ships of all types are waiting to pass through the canal

Nile River

Red

Sea

50 km

50 miles