Loch Balkhash

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Nae tae be confused wi Loch Baikal.
Loch Balkhash
Балқаш Көлі
Озеро Балхаш
STS039-085-00E Lake Balkhash, Kazakhstan April 1991.jpg
View frae Space, Aprile 1991
Lakebalkhashbasinmap.png
Cairt o the Loch Balkhash drainage basin
Location Kazakhstan
Coordinates 46°10′N 74°20′E / 46.167°N 74.333°E / 46.167; 74.333Coordinates: 46°10′N 74°20′E / 46.167°N 74.333°E / 46.167; 74.333
Teep Endorheic, Saline
Primary inflows Ili, Karatal, Aksu, Lepsy, Byan, Kapal, Koksu rivers
Primar ootflows evaporation
Basin kintras Kazakhstan 85%
Cheenae 15%
Max. lenth 605 km (376 mi)
Max. weenth East 74 km (46 mi)
Wast 19 km (12 mi)
Surface aurie 16,400 km2 (6,300 sq mi)
Average deepth 5.8 m (19 ft)
Max. deepth 26 m (85 ft)
Watter vollum 106 cu mi (440 km3)
Surface elevation 341.4 m (1,120 ft)
Frozen November tae Mairch

Loch Balkhash (Kazakh: Балқаш Көлі, Balqaş köli; [Озеро Балхаш, Ozero Balkhash] error: {{lang-xx}}: text has italic markup (help)) is ane o the lairgest lochs in Asie an 13t lairgest continental loch in the warld.