Basin of Lop Nur 90.25E, 40.10N, Desert of Lop, Kum Tagh and Astin Tagh



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English: China, Xinjiang, desert Lop Nur. Satellite picture of the Basin of the formerly sea Lop Nur in the Desert of Lop. In the foreground Kuruktagh, in the background Kumtagh and Astintagh. A duststorm is blowing to the west over the Desert of Lop. Two lakes appear in a break in the clouds covering the Plateau of Astintagh. Visible are elongated Ayakkum Hu Lake south-southwest of Lop Nur and small blue-green Gas Hu Lake.
Deutsch: China, Xinjiang, Wüste Lop Nor. Satellitenaufnahme von dem mittleren Teil des Seebeckens Lop Nor und der Wüste Lop Nor, über die ein Sandsturm hinweggeht. Im Vordergrund sieht man die Hänge des Gebirges Kuruktagh, im Hintergrund die Hänge des Kumtagh und die Hochebene des Astintagh, auf der rechts der See Ayakkum Hu und links der kleinere See Gas Hu liegen. Blick von Norden Richtung Süden.
Date 13 September 1992(1992-09-13)
Source NASA Mission: STS047, Roll-Frame 151 – 26, File name STS047-151-26.JPG. [1]. See also: [2].
English: NASA. Image courtesy of Earth Sciences and Image Analysis Laboratory, NASA Johnson Space Center. Color adjusting of this image (using Adobe Photoshop 6.0): Michael Gaebler, 02. March 2006, own work, all rights released (Public domain).
Deutsch: Zugrunde liegt ein noch nicht farbrichtiges Astronauten-Foto der NASA. Diese Fotografie wurde von Michael Gaebler am 02. März 2006 im RGB-Modus mit Adobe Photoshop 6.0 mit Farb- und Tonwertkorrekturen überarbeitet.
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