Loch Victoria

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Loch Victoria
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Location Africae
Coordinates 1°S 33°E / 1°S 33°E / -1; 33Coordinates: 1°S 33°E / 1°S 33°E / -1; 33
Primary inflows Kagera River
Primar ootflows White Nile (river) (kent as the "Victoria Nile" as it flows oot o the loch)
Catchment aurie 184,000 km2 (71,000 sq mi)
238,900 km2 (92,200 sq mi) basin
Basin kintras Tanzanie
Max. lenth 337 km (209 mi)
Max. weenth 250 km (160 mi)
Surface aurie 68,800 km2 (26,600 sq mi)
Average deepth 40 m (130 ft)
Max. deepth 83 m (272 ft)
Watter vollum 2,750 km3 (660 cu mi)
Shore lenth1 3,440 km (2,140 mi)
Surface elevation 1,133 m (3,717 ft)
Islands 84 (Ssese Islands, Uganda)
Settlements Bukoba, Tanzanie
Mwanza, Tanzanie
Musoma, Tanzanie
Kisumu, Kenya
Kendu Bay, Kenyae
Homa Bay, Kenyae
Kampala, Uganda
Entebbe, Uganda
Jinja, Uganda
1 Shore lenth is nae a weel-defined meisur.

Loch Victoria (Nam Lolwe in Luo; "Nalubaale" in Luganda; Victoria Nyanza in Bantu[1] ) is ane o the African Great Lochs.

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