Some interesting facts on Dead Sea

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The Dead Sea, also known as the Salt Sea, is a salt lake bordering Jordan to the east and Israel and the West Bank to the west. It’s a hyper saline lake that is truly one of Earth’s unique places. Below you will find ten interesting facts of this fascinating place. The surface and shores of the Dead Sea are 423 meters (1,388 ft) below sea level, making it Earth’s lowest elevation on land. The Dead Sea is 377 m (1,237 ft) deep, making it the deepest hyper saline lake in the world. A hypersaline lake is a landlocked body of water that contains significant concentrations of sodium chloride or other mineral salts. Credit: youramazingplaces

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