Minimize Chalkar Steppe Sea

The Chalkar Lake (Shalkar) salt sea can be easily seen in this image of the Terektinsky District, West-Kazakhstan Region, acquired on June 12 to the Moscow UniScan ground station of ScanEx RDC from the SPOT 4 satellite.

The name of the lake is translated from the Turkish as the "lake shining as snow".

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Credit: Spot Image, ScanEx RDC


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