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  • 1. Deccan Volcanism – An Adventure in Science | Gerta ...

    Deccan volcanism produced the longest lava mega-flows on Earth, spanning over 1500 km from the main Deccan province across India to Rajahmundry and out into the Gulf of Bengal. Four to five of these longest lava flows occurred just prior to the KTB mass extinction.

  • Deccan | Definition of Deccan at Dictionary

    See more synonyms for Deccan on Thesaurus. noun. the entire peninsula of India S of the Narmada River. a plateau region in S India between the Narmada and Krishna rivers.

  • Deccan | plateau, India | Britannica

    Deccan, the entire southern peninsula of India south of the Narmada River, marked centrally by a high triangular tableland. The name derives from the Sanskrit daksina ("south"). The plateau is bounded on the east and west by the Ghats, escarpments that meet at the plateau's southern tip. Its

  • INDIAN GEOGRAPHY.wordpress

    May 09, 2011 · Deccan Plateau occupies most of southern In-dia. Along its western frontier is the Thar Desert, which is the seventh-largest desert in the world. Officially, India's highest point is K-2 at 8,611 m (28,251 ft), though it lies in Gilgit-Baltistan, part of the disputed Kashmir region. Kanchanjunga in Sikkim at 8,598 m (28,209 ft)

  • area of Deccan Plateau of India? | Yahoo Answers

    Dec 05, 2006 · The Deccan Plateau is a vast plateau in India, encompassing most of Central and Southern India. It comprises the whole of peninsular India south of the Vindhya range and has an elevation which ranges from 1,500 to 2,500 feet (450 to 750 m). It is bounded in the west by the Western Ghats and in the east by the Eastern Ghats.