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10 largest deserts in the world
Rank   Desert                                          Area (km²)         Area (mi²)
Antarctic Desert (Antarctica)    13,829,430    5,339,573
Arctic Desert (Arctic)                 13,726,937    5,300,000
Sahara Desert (Africa)                9,100,000+   3,320,000+
Arabian Desert (Middle East)      2,330,000       900,000
Gobi Desert (Asia)                      1,300,000       500,000
Kalahari Desert (Africa)                 900,000       360,000
Patagonian Desert (S. America)    670,000       260,000
Great Victoria Desert (Australia)   647,000       250,000
Syrian Desert (Middle East)            520,000       200,000
Great Basin Desert (N. America)   492,000       190,000
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10 largest deserts in the world


Rank   Desert                                          Area (km²)         Area (mi²)

  1. Antarctic Desert (Antarctica)    13,829,430    5,339,573
  2. Arctic Desert (Arctic)                 13,726,937    5,300,000
  3. Sahara Desert (Africa)                9,100,000+   3,320,000+
  4. Arabian Desert (Middle East)      2,330,000       900,000
  5. Gobi Desert (Asia)                      1,300,000       500,000
  6. Kalahari Desert (Africa)                 900,000       360,000
  7. Patagonian Desert (S. America)    670,000       260,000
  8. Great Victoria Desert (Australia)   647,000       250,000
  9. Syrian Desert (Middle East)            520,000       200,000
  10. Great Basin Desert (N. America)   492,000       190,000

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    18. littletropicalthunder said: It’s funny I never thought of Antartica as a desert
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