The webcam is located on the grounds of Soma Bay - Caribbean World Resort on the Egyptian Soma Bay peninsula on the Red Sea. The camera looks to the east.
The spot is located about 45 kilometers south of Hurghada and about 25 kilometers north of the bay of Safaga. The peninsula is about five kilometers long and two kilometers wide. Soma Bay's tourist attractions include windsurfing, kitesurfing, scuba diving, golf and spa. The beach reefs of the bay are known to scuba divers and snorkel enthusiasts for their biodiversity.
The webcam image shows the beach in front of Caribbean World and the windsurfing / kitesurfing station of Planet Allsports. The webcam image is updated every 10 minutes, all images are saved and can be retrieved at any time.