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Salinas Grandes Salt Desert, Argentina

29.2S 65W

July 4th, 2009 Category: Snapshots

Argentina - June 29th, 2009

Argentina - June 29th, 2009

The white and tan areas in the center are the Salinas Grandes, an extensive salt desert located in the center-northwest of continental Argentina. The Salinas occupy the lower parts of a vast, dry endorheic basin

The Salinas Grandes desert has an area of about 8.900 km², but when including the adjacent salt flats, such as Salinas de Ambargasta, San Bernardo and La Antigua, the cumulative area reaches about 30.000 km².

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