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Ahaggar Mountains

Ahaggar Mountains, also Hoggar Mountains, plateau region, southern Algeria, in the center of the Sahara. It is an arid, rocky, upland region that rises to a maximum elevation in Mount Tahat (3,003 m9,852 ft). On its southwestern edge is the oasis town and Saharan crossroads of Tamanrasset.

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