Loch Tana

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Loch Tana
Lake tana.jpg
Frae space (Aprile 1991).
Location Ethiopia
Coordinates 12°0′N 37°15′E / 12.000°N 37.250°E / 12.000; 37.250Coordinates: 12°0′N 37°15′E / 12.000°N 37.250°E / 12.000; 37.250
Primary inflows Lesser Abay, Kilti River, Magech River, Reb River, Gumara River
Primar ootflows Blue Nile
Basin kintras Ethiopia
Max. lenth 84 km
Max. weenth 66 km
Surface aurie 3,000 km²
Surface elevation 1,788 m
Islands The maist important are Tana Qirqos, Daga Island, Dek Island, an Mitraha
Settlements Bahir Dar, Gorgora

Loch Tana (an aa spelled T'ana, Amharic: ጣና ሐይቅ?, Ṭana Ḥäyq, T’ana Hāyk’; an aulder variant is Tsana, Ge'ez ጻና Ṣānā; whiles cried "Dembiya" efter the region tae the north o the loch) is the soorce o the Blue Nile an is the lairgest loch in Ethiopie.