Loch Tana

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Loch Tana
Lake tana.jpg
Frae space (Aprile 1991).
LocationEthiopia
Coordinates12°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 inflowsLesser Abay, Kilti River, Magech River, Reb River, Gumara River
Primar ootflowsBlue Nile
Basin kintrasEthiopia
Max. lenth84 km
Max. weenth66 km
Surface aurie3,000 km²
Surface elevation1,788 m
IslandsThe maist important are Tana Qirqos, Daga Island, Dek Island, an Mitraha
SettlementsBahir 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.