Loch Malawi

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Loch Malawi / Loch Nyasa
Lake Malawi seen from orbit.jpg
View frae orbit
Coordinates 12°11′S 34°22′E / 12.183°S 34.367°E / -12.183; 34.367Coordinates: 12°11′S 34°22′E / 12.183°S 34.367°E / -12.183; 34.367
Loch teep Rift loch
Primary inflows Ruhuhu River[1]
Primar ootflows Shire River[1]
Basin kintras Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzanie
Max. lenth 560 km[1] tae 580[2]
Max. weenth 75 km[1]
Surface aurie 29,600 km2 (11,400 sq mi) [1]
Average deepth 292 m[3]
Max. deepth 706 m[3]
Watter vollum 8,400 km³[3]
Surface elevation 500 meters abuin sea level
Islands Likoma an Chizumulu islets
References [1][3]

Loch Malawi, an aa kent as Loch Nyasa in Tanzanie an Lago Niassa in Mozambique, is an African Great Loch an the soothrenmaist loch in the East African Rift seestem, locatit atween Malawi, Mozambique an Tanzanie.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 "Malawi Cichlids". AC Tropical Fish. Aquaticcommunity.com. Retrieved 2007-04-02. 
  2. "Lake Nyasa". Columbia Encyclopedia Online. Columbia University Press. Retrieved 2011-08-02. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "Lake Malawi". World Lakes Database. International Lake Environment Committee Foundation. Archived frae the oreeginal on February 10, 2007. Retrieved 2007-04-02.