Where are the cold deserts located?

Answer The Antarctic and the Nearctic region, which includes Greenland, Canada's Arctic islands and most of North America, contain the world's cold deserts, according to the University of California Museu... Read More »

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Where are the hot deserts located?

According to Marietta College, the hot, or subtropical deserts, are mostly located at 30 degrees north or south latitude. These locations include the southwestern United States, northern Africa and... Read More »

Where are tropical deserts located?

Tropical deserts are found in Baja California, central Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Peru, the African Sahara and Namibia deserts, parts of Pakistan and India, and the Alice Springs region of Australia... Read More »

Where are most deserts located?

Most deserts lie between the Tropic of Capricorn and the Tropic of Cancer in an area known as the Tropics or the Torrid Zone. The Tropic of Capricorn is south of the equator at latitude 23.5 degree... Read More »

Where are the main deserts located?

Deserts are classified as "arid land with usually sparse vegetation." They main desert classifications are:Polar, which includes the Antarctic and Arctic regions of the North and South Poles, subtr... Read More »