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Lake Namtso: salt-lake at world's highest altitude

06-03-2011 11:24 BJT

Tourists pose for photos on the shores of Lake Namtso, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, June 2, 2011. Namtso Lake, more than 4,700 meters above sea and having a surface area of 1,920 square kilometers, is the salt-lake at the highest altitude in the world. (Xinhua/Wen Tao)

 

Photo taken on June 2, 2011 shows tourists take a stroll on the shores of Lake Namtso, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. Namtso Lake, more than 4,700 meters above sea and having a surface area of 1,920 square kilometers, is the salt-lake at the highest altitude in the world. (Xinhua/Wen Tao)


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