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Chaerhan Salt Lake

  • The Chaerhan Salt Lake is the largest salt lake in China. It is one among the most famous interior salt lakes in the world.
  • The Chaerhan Salt Lake is located 60 kilometers away from the northern Golmud city, more than 110 kilometers away from the southern Chaidamu.
  • The salt lake is more than 160 kilometers long from east to west and 20-40 kilometers wide from south to north.
  • The thickness of the salt lake is 2-20 meters. The salt lake covers an area of 5,800 square kilometers. The elevation of the salt lake is 2,670 meters.
  • There is more than 50 billion tons of sodium chloride in the salt lake. Those sodium chlorides can serve the people in this planet for more than 1,000 years.
  • The salt lake is also famous for the carnallite, which is transparent and cute. In addition, there are also other minerals in the lake such as magnesium, lithium, boron, iodine etc. Among these minerals, the kalium and salt are rich in the lake.
  • The Chaerhan Salt Lake is located in the desert; the weather is dry and hot. 

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