Loch Huron

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Loch Huron
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Lake-Huron.svg
Cairt o Loch Huron an the ither Great Lochs
LocationNorth Americae
GroupGreat Lochs
Coordinates44°48′N 82°24′W / 44.8°N 82.4°W / 44.8; -82.4Coordinates: 44°48′N 82°24′W / 44.8°N 82.4°W / 44.8; -82.4
Loch teepGlacial
Primary inflowsStraits of Mackinac, St. Marys River
Primar ootflowsSt. Clair River
Catchment aurie51,700 sq mi (134,100 km2)[1]
Basin kintrasUnitit States, Canadae
Max. lenth206 mi (332 km)[1]
Max. weenth183 mi (295 km)[1]
Surface aurie23,000 sq mi (59,600 km2)[1]
Average deepth195 ft (59 m)[1]
Max. deepth750 ft (229 m)[1]
Watter vollum850 cu mi (3,543 km3)[1]
Residence time22 years
Shore lenth11,850 mi (2,980 km) plus 1,980 mi (3,190 km) for islands[2]
Surface elevation577 ft (176 m)[1]
IslandsManitoulin
Sections/sub-basinsGeorgian Bay, North Channel
SettlementsBay City, Alpena, Cheboygan, St. Ignace, Port Huron in Michigan; Goderich, Sarnia in Ontario
References[3]
1 Shore lenth is nae a weel-defined meisur.

Loch Huron (Inglis: Lake Huron, French: Lac Huron) is ane o the five Great Lochs o North Americae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 "Great Lakes Factsheet No. 1". U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. June 25, 2012. Retrieved March 6, 2014. 
  2. Shorelines of the Great Lakes
  3. Wright, John W. (ed.) (2006). The New York Times Almanac (2007 ed.). New York, New York: Penguin Books. p. 64. ISBN 0-14-303820-6.  Unkent parameter |coauthors= ignored (help)