Category:Thar Desert

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Thar Desert 
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large, arid region in the northwestern part of the Indian subcontinent
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LocationIndia, Pakistan
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26° 59′ 03.84″ N, 71° 00′ 06.12″ E

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The Thar Desert, also known as the Great Indian Desert, is a large, arid region in the northwestern part of the Indian subcontinent. With an area of more than 200,000 km2 (77,000 sq. mi.) it is world's 18th largest desert and also Asia's 3rd largest desert. It lies mostly in the Indian state of Rajasthan, and extends into the southern portion of Haryana and Punjab states and into northern Gujarat state. In Pakistan, the desert covers eastern Sindh province and the southeastern portion of Pakistan's Punjab province. The Cholistan Desert adjoins the Thar desert spreading into Pakistani Punjab province.

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