Loch Khanka

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Loch Khanka
Loch Xingkai
о́зеро Ха́нка
兴凯湖
Lake Khanka Landsat 7 2001-09-25.jpg
Landsat 7 image (2001)
Location Primorsky Krai, Roushie / Heilongjiang, Cheenae
Coordinates 45°0′N 132°25′E / 45.000°N 132.417°E / 45.000; 132.417Coordinates: 45°0′N 132°25′E / 45.000°N 132.417°E / 45.000; 132.417
Primar ootflows Songacha River
Basin kintras Fowkrepublic o Cheenae, Roushie
Max. lenth 90 km (56 mi) [1]
Max. weenth 45 km (28 mi) [1]
Surface aurie 4,070 km2 (1,570 sq mi) [1]
Average deepth 4.5 m (15 ft)
Max. deepth 10.6 m (35 ft)
Watter vollum 18.3 km3 (4.4 cu mi) [1]
Residence time 9.9 yrs [1]
Shore lenth1 308 km (191 mi) [1]
Surface elevation 68 m (223 ft) - 70 m (230 ft)
Frozen December–April
Designatit October 12, 1974 [2]
1 Shore lenth is nae a weel-defined meisur.

Loch Khanka (Roushie: о́зеро Ха́нка) or Loch Xingkai (simplifeed Cheenese: 兴凯湖; traditeeonal Cheenese: 興凱湖; pinyin: Xīngkǎi Hú), is a freshwatter loch locatit on the border atween Primorsky Krai, Roushie an Heilongjiang province, Northeast Cheenae (at 45°0′N 132°25′E / 45.000°N 132.417°E / 45.000; 132.417).

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 "Experience and Lessons Learned Brief for Lake Xingkai/Khanka" (PDF). Jin Xiangcan, Jiang Xia, Status and Prospects of the Russian-Chinese Cooperation in Environment Conservation and Water Management. Materials of the international conference, Moscow, MNR of Russia, 2007: 84. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on Mey 30, 2009. 
  2. "Ramsar List". Ramsar.org. Retrieved 13 Aprile 2013.