Lake Crescent Lake (spring "New Moon") is surrounded by mountains Minshashan. In ancient times it was called medicinal resort or a well in the desert. The water of this lake is crystal clear. From the desert to the lake just a few tens of meters. A source in the form of a crescent Crescent Lake in the dry desert - it is a miracle.
OzeroYueyatsyuan - crescent-shaped lake in the oasis of Dunhuang, 5 km south-west of the city of Dunhuang (Gansu Province, China). According to measurements done in 1960, while the average depth of the lake is from 4 to 5 m, maximum depth - 7, 5 m. Since that time depth of the lake is constantly decreasing. By the early 1990s, Mirror Lake was reduced to just 5.500m
The lake and its surrounding desert are very popular among tourists.