Deid Sea

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Deid Sea
Dead Sea by David Shankbone.jpg
A view frae the Israeli side leukin athort tae Jordan
Coordinates31°30′N 35°30′E / 31.500°N 35.500°E / 31.500; 35.500Coordinates: 31°30′N 35°30′E / 31.500°N 35.500°E / 31.500; 35.500
Loch teepEndorheic
Hypersaline
Primary inflowsJordan River
Primar ootflowsNone
Catchment aurie41,650 km2 (16,080 sq mi)
Basin kintrasIsrael
Jordan
Syria
Lebanon
Palestine
Egypt
Max. lenth50 km (31 mi)[1]
Max. weenth15 km (9.3 mi)[1]
Surface aurie600 km2 (230 sq mi)
Average deepth200 m (656 ft)[2]
Max. deepth306 m (1,004 ft)
Watter vollum114 km3 (27 cu mi)[2]
Shore lenth1135 km (84 mi)
Surface elevation−427 m (−1,401 ft)[3]
References[2][3]
1 Shore lenth is nae a weel-defined meisur.

The Deid Sea (Ebreu: יָם הַ‏‏מֶּ‏‏לַ‏ח‬, Yām HaMélaḥ, "Sea o Saut", an aa Ebreu: יָם הַ‏‏מָּוֶת‬, Yām HaMā́weṯ, "The Sea o Daith"; Arabic: البحر الميتAboot this soondal-Baḥr al-Mayyit ,[4]), an aa cried the Saut Sea, is a saut lake borderin Jordan tae the east, an Palestine an Israel tae the wast.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Virtual Israel Experience: The Dead Sea". Jewish Virtual Library. Retrieved 21 January 2013. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Dead Sea Data Summary 2012.Water Authority of Israel. The World Bank - 'The Red Sea - Dead Sea Water Conveyance Study Program' - 2013.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Monitoring of the Dead Sea". Israel Marine Data Center (ISRAMAR). 
  4. The first airticle al- is unnecessary an uisually nae uised.