The Thar Desert is located in the Indian subcontinent, stretching from the Great Rann of Kutch in Rajasthan in India to Sindh in Pakistan.
Arabian Desert located in Western Asia occupies a very large area of about 900,000 sq. miles covering almost the entire Arabian Peninsula
East of the Caspian Sea Lies The Karakum Desert with the Aral Sea to the north and the Kyzyl Kum desert to the northeast .
Aral Karakum has an estimated area of 15,440 sqmi/40,000 km².
The largest hot desert of the world is located in Africa. The desert covers a major 10% of the total area. It is surrounded by the red sea in the east and the Atlantic Ocean in the west. Northern boundary begins from the Mediterranean Sea and marks at the Sahel, an area where the sandy desert turns into a semi-arid tropical savanna.
Sahara covers plethora of African countries including Tunisia, Libya, Mali, Chad, Mauritania, Sudan, Niger, Morocco and Algeria. Plenty of its area is undeveloped and it shows an assorted topography. Wind is the leading factor behind shaping the desert which includes sand seas called ergs, barren stone plateaus, gravel plains, dry valleys, and salt flats.
One of the largest deserts, Kalahari Desert is located in South Africa and covers parts of Botswana, Namibia and South Africa. It lies on a high plateau (910 meters). It is a part of a sand basin from Orange River to Angola, in the west to Namibia and in the east to Zimbabwe. It covers an area of 900,000 square kilometers.
The Taklamakan Desert, also known as Taklimakan and Teklimakan, is a desert innorthwest China.
It is surrounded by the Kunlun Mountains to the south, and the desert Pamir Mountains and Tian Shan (ancient Mount Imeon) to the west and north.
North American Desert
The Chihuahuan Desertis the largest desert in the continent. It is located in the American southwest and northern Mexico.
The Sonoran Desert is the second largest desert in North America. It covers Mexico, Arizona and California.
The Great Basin Desertis located within the Great Basin, it is usually mistaken as the largest desert in North America due to disorientation between the area of the Great Basin and the area of the Great Basin Desert.
The Mojave Desert located fundamentally in southeastern California, the hottest desert in the continent.
South American Desert
The Atacama Desert is located on the lower side of the Chilean coast range, very little amount moisture from the Pacific Ocean can reach the desert.
The Monte Desert is a South American ecoregion, lying completely within Argentina.
Patagonian Desert occupies 673,000 square kilometers (260,000 mi²). It is located mainly in Argentina with small parts in Chile and is bounded by the Andes, to its west, and the Atlantic Ocean to its east, in the state of Patagonia southern Argentina.
The Great Victoria Desert, Great Sandy Desert, Tanami Desert, Gibson Desert and The Little Sandy Desert lie in western Australia.