Issyk-Kul

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Loch Issyk-Kul
Issyk Kul.jpg
Frae space, September 1992
Coordinates42°25′N 77°15′E / 42.417°N 77.250°E / 42.417; 77.250Coordinates: 42°25′N 77°15′E / 42.417°N 77.250°E / 42.417; 77.250
Loch teepEndorheic
Moontain lake
Monomictic
Primary inflowsGlaciers
Primar ootflowsEvaporation
Catchment aurie15,844 square kilometres (6,117 sq mi)
Basin kintrasKyrgyzstan
Max. lenth182 kilometres (113 mi)
Max. weenth60 kilometres (37 mi)
Surface aurie6,236 square kilometres (2,408 sq mi)
Average deepth270 metres (890 ft)
Max. deepth668 metres (2,192 ft)
Watter vollum1,738 km³ (416.97 mi³)
Shore lenth1688 kilometres (428 mi)
Surface elevation1,607 metres (5,272 ft)
SettlementsCholpon-Ata, Karakol
1 Shore lenth is nae a weel-defined meisur.

Issyk Kul (an aa Ysyk Köl, Issyk-Kol: Kyrgyz: Ысык-Көл [ɯsɯqkœl]; Roushie: Иссык-Куль) is an endorheic lake in the northren Tian Shan moontains in eastren Kyrgyzstan.