Loch Skadar

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Loch Skadar
Loch Shkodër / Loch Scutari
Lake Skadar, Shkoder Albania 2016.jpg
Location AlbanieMontenegro border
Coordinates 42°10′N 19°19′E / 42.167°N 19.317°E / 42.167; 19.317Coordinates: 42°10′N 19°19′E / 42.167°N 19.317°E / 42.167; 19.317
Primary inflows Morača
Primar ootflows Bojana
Basin kintras Albania, Montenegro
Max. lenth 44 km (27 mi)
Max. weenth 14 km (8.7 mi)
Surface aurie 370–530 km2 (140–200 sq mi)
Average deepth 5.01 m (16.4 ft)
Max. deepth 8.3 m (27 ft)[1]
Watter vollum 1,931.62×10^6 m3 (68.215×10^9 cu ft)
Shore lenth1 207 km (129 mi) is tot lenth o coastline (includin islands).
Surface elevation 6 m (20 ft)
References [1]
Designatit 2 Februar 2006
1 Shore lenth is nae a weel-defined meisur.

Loch Skadar (Montenegrin an Serbie: Скадарско језеро, Skadarsko jezero, pronounced [skâdarskɔː jɛ̂zɛrɔ]; Albanie: Liqeni i Shkodrës, pronounced [liˈcɛni i ˈʃkɔdrəs]) — an aa creid Loch Scutari, Loch Shkodër an Loch Shkodra — lies on the border o Albanie an Montenegro, the lairgest loch in the Soothren Europe. It is named efter the ceety o Shkodër in northren Albanie ([Shkodër or Shkodra] error: {{lang-xx}}: text has italic markup (help), Serbie: Скадар, Skadar, Italian: Scutari). It is a karst loch.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Pešić V. & Glöer P. (2013). "A new freshwater snail genus (Hydrobiidae, Gastropoda) from Montenegro, with a discussion on gastropod diversity and endemism in Skadar Lake". ZooKeys 281: 69-90. doi:10.3897/zookeys.281.4409