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Lakes and Deserts Near Yellow River, China

38.6N 104.7E

May 6th, 2011 Category: Deserts, Lakes, Rivers

China - May 2nd, 2011

This image of China shows a wide bend in the Yellow River northeast of the Tengger Desert. In the full image, rows of sand dunes can be seen within the borders of the desert.

Also visible in the full image, at the bottom left, are two lakes: Qinghai Lake (larger, above) and a hook-shaped reservoir on the Yellow River (smaller, below).

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