Salton Sea
geographical name saline lake about 235 feet (72 meters) below sea level SE California at N end of Imperial Valley formed by diversion of water from Colorado River into depression called Salton Sink

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  • Salton Sea — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Salton Sea Pelícanos blancos en la orilla norte del Salton Sea …   Wikipedia Español

  • Salton Sea —   [ sɔːltn siː], Salzsee in Südkalifornien, USA, in der Coloradowüste, 777 km2, 20 m tief, Seespiegelhöhe 72 m unter dem Meeresspiegel. Der Salzsee befindet sich in einer Senke (Salton Sink), die einst den nördlichen Teil des Golfs von… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Salton Sea — [sôlt′ n] [prob. coined < SALT] shallow saltwater lake, orig. a salt covered depression (Salton Sink), in the Imperial Valley, S Calif., kept filled by runoff water from irrigation ditches fed by the Colorado River: c. 350 sq mi (906 sq km); c …   English World dictionary

  • Salton Sea — Infobox lake lake name = Salton image lake = Salton Sea from air IMG 1081 061114 071248.jpg caption lake = image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = location = Southern California, United States coords = coord|33.3|N|115.8|W|type:waterbody… …   Wikipedia

  • Salton Sea —  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Salton Sea (film).  Salton Sea Pélicans blanc sur la rive nord de la Salton Sea …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Salton Sea — Der Saltonsee, aufgenommen vom Space Shuttle Dieser Artikel oder Abschnitt ist nicht hinreichend mit Belegen (Literatur, Webseiten oder Einzelnachweisen) versehen. Die fraglichen Angaben werden d …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Salton Sea — Sp Sòltono ẽžeras Ap Salton Sea L JAV (Kalifornija) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Salton Sea — /sawl teuhn, tn/ a shallow saline lake in S California, in the Imperial Valley, formed by the diversion of water from the Colorado River into a salt covered depression (Salton Sink). 236 ft. (72 m) below sea level. * * * Saline lake, southeastern …   Universalium

  • Salton Sea — formerly Salton Sink …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Salton Sea — Sal′ton Sea′ [[t]ˈsɔl tn[/t]] n. geg a shallow saline lake in S California, in the Imperial Valley, formed by the diversion of water from the Colorado River into a salt covered depression(Sal′ton Sink′). 236 ft. (72 m) below sea level …   From formal English to slang

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