Loch Huron

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Loch Huron
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Lake-Huron.svg
Cairt o Loch Huron an the ither Great Lochs
Location North Americae
Group Great Lochs
Coordinates 44°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 teep Glacial
Primary inflows Straits of Mackinac, St. Marys River
Primar ootflows St. Clair River
Catchment aurie 51,700 sq mi (134,100 km2)[1]
Basin kintras Unitit States, Canadae
Max. lenth 206 mi (332 km)[1]
Max. weenth 183 mi (295 km)[1]
Surface aurie 23,000 sq mi (59,600 km2)[1]
Average deepth 195 ft (59 m)[1]
Max. deepth 750 ft (229 m)[1]
Watter vollum 850 cu mi (3,543 km3)[1]
Residence time 22 years
Shore lenth1 1,850 mi (2,980 km) plus 1,980 mi (3,190 km) for islands[2]
Surface elevation 577 ft (176 m)[1]
Islands Manitoulin
Sections/sub-basins Georgian Bay, North Channel
Settlements Bay 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)