Loch Baikal

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Loch Baikal
Olkhon Island and Lake Baikal.jpg
Karte baikal2.png
Location Siberie, Roushie
Coordinates 53°30′N 108°0′E / 53.500°N 108.000°E / 53.500; 108.000Coordinates: 53°30′N 108°0′E / 53.500°N 108.000°E / 53.500; 108.000
Loch teep Continental rift lake
Primary inflows Selenge, Barguzin, Upper Angara
Primar ootflows Angara
Catchment aurie 560,000 km2 (216,000 sq mi)
Basin kintras Roushie an Mongolie
Max. lenth 636 km (395 mi)
Max. weenth 79 km (49 mi)
Surface aurie 31,722 km2 (12,248 sq mi)[1]
Average deepth 744.4 m (2,442 ft)[1]
Max. deepth 1,642 m (5,387 ft)[1]
Watter vollum 23,615.39 km3 (5,700 cu mi)[1]
Residence time 330 years[2]
Shore lenth1 2,100 km (1,300 mi)
Surface elevation 455.5 m (1,494 ft)
Frozen Januar–Mey
Islands 27 (Olkhon)
Settlements Irkutsk
Teep Naitural
Criteria vii, viii, ix, x
Designatit 1996 (22nt session)
Reference no. 754
State Pairty Flag of Russia.svg Roushie
Region Asie
1 Shore lenth is nae a weel-defined meisur.

Loch Baikal (Roushie: о́зеро Байка́л; Buryat: Байгал нуур, Mongolian: Байгал нуур‎, Baygal nuur, meanin "naitur loch";[3]) is a rift loch in Roushie, locatit in soothren Siberie, atween Irkutsk Oblast tae the northwast an the Buryat Republic tae the sootheast.

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