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Superior Lake
Location Mojave Desert
San Bernardino County, California
Type Endorheic basin
Primary outflows Terminal (evaporation)
Basin countries United States
Max. length 15 km (9.3 mi)
Max. width 6 km (3.7 mi)
Shore length1 30 km (19 mi)
Surface elevation 914 m (2,999 ft)
Sections/sub-basins Three
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Superior Lake is a dry lake basin in the Mojave Desert of San Bernardino County, California, 40 km (25 mi) north of Barstow. The lake is made up of three basins, approximately 15 km (9.3 mi) long and 6 km (3.7 mi) at its widest point. Through the Holocene, this three-lake system was one body of water.

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