This is the list of the largest deserts in the world by area. It includes all deserts
with an area greater than 52,000 square kilometres (20,100 sq mi). Some of
Earth's biggest deserts. Rank, Na...
Type of Desert, Name of Deserts, Location, Animals ... Hot Desert, Arabian Desert
, Arabian Peninsula, dromedary, dung beetle, camel, civet, Egyptian vulture, ...
Most large deserts are found away from the coasts, in areas where moisture from
the oceans rarely reaches. Some deserts, however, are located on the west ...
The Arabian Desert is named after its location as it makes up nearly all of the
Arabian Peninsula, which includes the countries of Qatar, Yemen, Oman, United
The Arabian Desert, located on the Arabian Peninsula, covers parts of Iraq,
Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and
World desert map: This map shows the generalized location of Earth's ten largest
deserts on the basis of surface area. The table at the bottom of this page ...
Deserts cover about one fifth of the Earth's surface and occur where rainfall is
less than 50 cm/year. Although most deserts, such as the Sahara of North Africa ...
Dec 3, 2014 ... The location of deserts is dependent on two factors, latitude and global wind
patterns. Most deserts are located between 15' and 35' latitude, ...
North American Deserts: In most modern classifications, the deserts of the United
States ... Black Rock Desert: A subdivision of the Great Basin Desert located in ...
Oct 30, 2009 ... Deserts cover about one fifth of our planet, and are caused by extremely low
rainfall over an area. Theses biomes are nonetheless home to ...