Luodis

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Luodis Lake
Luodis-2011.jpg
LocationZarasai, Lithuania
Coordinates55°34′42″N 26°12′8″E / 55.57833°N 26.20222°E / 55.57833; 26.20222Coordinates: 55°34′42″N 26°12′8″E / 55.57833°N 26.20222°E / 55.57833; 26.20222
Lake typeglacial
Primary inflowsŠventoji
Primary outflowsŠventoji
Basin countriesLithuania
Surface area13.2 km2 (5.1 sq mi)
Average depth6.7 m (22 ft)
Max. depth18.4 m (60 ft)
Shore length128.2 km (17.5 mi)
Islands2
SettlementsSalakas
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Luodis Lake is situated in Zarasai district municipality, Lithuania. Lake contains two large islands. Town of Salakas is situated near the lake.

Geography[edit]

The length of the lake, measuring from North-East to South-West is 6.3 km, width is up to 4.4 km. Deepest place reaches 18.4 m. The lake has 2 bigger islands - Alaunė and Sadausko, and 2 smaller ones - Pilelė and Kanapinė. Total area of 4 islands is 17.8 ha.