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CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Expect the highest waves of the world’s largest tidal bore in China 钱塘江潮迎三年来最大潮涌” – below is their description.
Qiantang River in east China’s Zhejiang Province has a trumpet-shaped river mouth into the East China Sea. This unique shape created the largest tidal bore in the world and each year tens of thousands of spectacle chasers come to see it. The highest waves of the Qiantang tidal bore are expected to be seen on the eighteenth day of the eighth lunar month, which falls on October 4 this year. Join CGTN in east #China’s Haining City to watch this rare natural phenomenon. #nature #lunar #tidesCGTN YouTube Channel
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