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The Sahara Desert covers 3.6 million square miles in North Africa, bordered by the Red Sea in the east, the Mediterranean Sea to the north, the Atlantic Ocean in the west and the Sahel savannas to the south. It's the wor...

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The Sahara Desert covers large parts of the African countries of Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Western Sahara, Sudan and Tunisia. The desert has an area of over 3.6 million square miles, ...

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The Sahara Desert is located in Africa. It is the world's largest hot desert, covering over 3.5 million square miles in the northern region of the continent.

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The nighttime temperatures in the Sahara Desert range from 60 F to 70 F during the height of the summer down to sub-freezing temperatures from December into February. The temperature difference in the Sahara Desert from ...

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The Sahara Desert in Northern Africa, which is categorized as a subtropical hot desert, was formed primarily by the effects of dry, hot subtropical air forced into the middle latitudes by atmospheric currents. The scarci...

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Landforms of the Sahara Desert in northern Africa include dunes, plateaus, plains, mountains, dry valleys and lakes, salt flats, and oases. The desert covers about 25 percent of Africa, or 3.3 million square miles, and i...

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The Sahara Desert covers large parts of the African countries of Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Western Sahara, Sudan and Tunisia. The desert has an area of over 3.6 million square miles, ...

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