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This is 3rd shot in the serie about the Great Salt Desert or Dasht-e Kavir (also known as Kavir-e Namak)where is a large desert laying in the middle of the Iranian Plateau.

In the west of the desert, a salt lake called Darya-che Namak (1800 km²) can be found. It contains some large salt plates in a mosaic-like shape. It is part of a 4,000 km² protected ecological zone, the Kavir
National Park.

* The Desert ,800 km long and 320 km wide.
* Between the provinces of Khorasan, Semnan, Tehran, Esfahan and Yazd.
* 50 °C in summer,average in January is 22 °C.
* Day and night temperatures during a year can differ
up to 70 °C.
* Rain usually falls in winter.
* Heavy storms frequently occur.

You can see the First and Second shots in this serie,Hope you like it,
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Additional Photos by Mohammad E Hesamian (elihesamian) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4388 W: 210 N: 4188] (26149)
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