Loch Skadar

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Loch Skadar
Loch Shkodër / Loch Scutari
Lake Skadar, Shkoder Albania 2016.jpg
LocationAlbanieMontenegro border
Coordinates42°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 inflowsMorača
Primar ootflowsBojana
Basin kintrasAlbania, Montenegro
Max. lenth44 km (27 mi)
Max. weenth14 km (8.7 mi)
Surface aurie370–530 km2 (140–200 sq mi)
Average deepth5.01 m (16.4 ft)
Max. deepth8.3 m (27 ft)[1]
Watter vollum1,931.62×10^6 m3 (68.215×10^9 cu ft)
Shore lenth1207 km (129 mi) is tot lenth o coastline (includin islands).
Surface elevation6 m (20 ft)
References[1]
Designatit2 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 haes 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