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Sevan is one of the largest high-altitude lakes in the world.Lake Sevan is situated in the central part of the Republic of Armenia, inside the Gegharkunik Province, at the altitude of 1,900m above sea level. The total surface area of its basin is about 5,000 km2, the lake itself is 940 km2, and the volume is 34.0 bln cubic meters. It is fed by 28 rivers and streams. Only 10% of the outgoing water is drained by the Hrazdan (Razdan) river, while the remaining 90% evaporates.

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  • Copyright: Avat Armenia (SaroGPS) Silver Note Writer [C: 1 W: 0 N: 23] (63)
  • Genre: Luoghi
  • Medium: Colore
  • Date Taken: 2011-10-15
  • Categories: Natura
  • Versione Foto: Versione Originale
  • Date Submitted: 2011-10-23 5:16
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