Loch Ilmen

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Loch Ilmen
Ilmen Lake.JPG
LocationNovgorod Oblast
Coordinates58°16′12″N 31°17′18″E / 58.27000°N 31.28833°E / 58.27000; 31.28833Coordinates: 58°16′12″N 31°17′18″E / 58.27000°N 31.28833°E / 58.27000; 31.28833
Primary inflowsMsta, Lovat, Shelon
Primar ootflowsVolkhov
Catchment aurie67,200 km2 (25,900 sq mi)[1]
Basin kintrasRoushie
Max. lenth40 km (25 mi)
Max. weenth32 km (20 mi)
Surface aurie982 km2 (379 sq mi)[1]
Max. deepth10 m (33 ft)
Watter vollum12 km3 (2.9 cu mi)
Surface elevation18 m (59 ft)

Loch Ilmen (Roushie: И́льмень) is a historically important loch in the Novgorod Oblast o Roushie, umwhile a vital pairt o the Trade route frae the Varangians tae the Greeks.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Озеро Ильмень (in Roushie). State Water Register of Russia. Retrieved 15 March 2012.