World Record Title: The saltiest lake: Dead Sea
World Record Creator: The Dead Sea
World Record Holder: The Dead Sea
World Record Fields: The most salty lake
World Record Rules: The most salty lake
World Record Number: 20120500025
World Record Validity Period: Until the world record was broken.
World Record Witness: Carrying the Flag World Records certifier 003
World Records Source: World record database of Carrying the Flag
Awarding Certificate Date: May 13, 2012
World Record Details:
The saltiest lake: Dead Sea. The junction of the Dead Sea in Jordan and Palestine, is the world's lowest lake, lake elevation minus 422 meters, the Dead Sea shore land on the planet has been exposed to the lowest point, Lake, 67 km long, 18 km wide, an area of 810 square kilometers. The Dead Sea is the world's deepest lagoons, the most salty lake, the deepest 380 meters, the deepest lake bed elevation of -800 m, salinity up to 300g / L, 8.6 times for the general seawater.