Gulf of Kutch

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Gulf of Kutch on the left. Image NASA Earth Observatory

The Gulf of Kutch is an inlet of the Arabian Sea along the west coast of India, in the state of Gujarat, and renowned for extreme daily tides.[1]

The maximum depth of Gulf of Kutch is 401 feet (122 m).

Its a region with highest potential of tidal energy generation.

It is about 99 miles in length, and divides Kutch and the Kathiawar peninsula regions of Gujarat. The Rukmavati River empties into the Arabian Sea nearby.

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Coordinates: 22°36′N 69°30′E / 22.600°N 69.500°E / 22.600; 69.500