Loch Ohrid

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Loch Ohrid
Ohridsko ezero, Makedonija.jpg
Loch Ohrid as seen frae Ohrid
Ohrid and Prespa lakes topographic map.svg
Topografic cairt wit Loch Ohrid tae the left
Location AlbanieMacedonie border
Coordinates 41°00′N 20°45′E / 41.000°N 20.750°E / 41.000; 20.750Coordinates: 41°00′N 20°45′E / 41.000°N 20.750°E / 41.000; 20.750
Primary inflows Sateska River
Primar ootflows Black Drin River
Catchment aurie 2,600 km² (1,000 mi²)
Basin kintras Macedonie
Max. lenth 30.4 km (18.9 mi)
Max. weenth 14.8 km (9.2 mi)
Surface aurie 358 km² (138 sq mi)
Average deepth 155 m (508 ft)
Max. deepth ~300 m (~984 ft)
Watter vollum 55.49 km³ (13.33 mi³)
Residence time 70 years
Shore lenth1 87.53 km (54.39 mi)
Macedonie: 56.02 km (34.81 mi);
Albanie: 31.51 km (19.58 mi)
Surface elevation 693 m (2273 ft)
Islands none
Settlements Pogradec (Albanie)
Ohrid, Struga (Macedonie)
Offeecial name Naitural an Cultural Heritage o the Ohrid region
Teep Naitural, Cultural
Criteria i, iii, iv, vii
Designatit 1979 (3rd session)
Reference no. 99
State Pairty Macedonie
Region Europe an North Americae
Extensions 1979
1 Shore lenth is nae a weel-defined meisur.

Loch Ohrid (Macedonie: Охридско Езеро Ohridsko Ezero, [ˈɔxridzkɔ ˈɛzɛrɔ], Albanie: Liqeni i Ohrit, [liˈcɛni i ˈɔhrit], Liqeni i Pogradecit[1][2][3][4][5][6][7]), straddles the moontainous border atween soothwastren Macedonie an eastren Albanie.

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