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By Ahmad Mostofi nstitute of Geography Universal of Tehran- 1972
Location and general
lies 750 kilometers (466 miles) north of the
stands between two faults of Nahbandan in the east and Pyband in the
borders are 32ْ
northern and 28ْ
has 480 km (300 miles) long and 320 km (200 miles) wide.
meters above sea level at the lowest point.
has experienced a number of significant and strong earthquakes.
the Dasht-e-Lut some signs of
civilization from the 4th millennium BC has discovered.
Shahdad is the largest human inhabitation of the
Dasht-e-Lut and it
called Khabith in the far years ago.
valley and the area around it is the most magnificent vegetation
landscape at the edge of this mysterious region.
The outstanding landscape:
desert of Dasht-e-Lut is a
natural exhibition of the most miracles desert phenomenon in the world
kolukh” or “clod city” of the world. From the distance, the region
seems a big ruined city, which is described in different ways such
as “dreamy city” or “Lut city”.
It has the
highest sandy pyramids of the world
(The highest known sandy pyramid in the world stands in Libya with
300 meters high, but some of the Lut pyramids have a height of 480
has 40 quaternary
large scene of
sand and shingle with a large color spectrum of light brown to grey
and black- Plains of basalt lava hollow! such as “Gandom Beryan”
which means roasted corn.
landscape of wavy sand.
largest Nebkha in the world: hills covered with plants that are one
of the most miracles scenes of coexistence of soil, water and plant.
“ Rebdou”s which are
like “Nebkha”s but in a larger and more complicated shapes in the
west Lut .
polygonal shapes which caused by high evaporation and a tick salty
of “Pa Shotory”
or “Camel paw”
which the name has given from camels foot prints on the sand after
the -heavy rain.
is an area of
shingle and shingle soil without any plant.
Gallery of Dasht-e-LUT