Lake Umbozero

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Umbozero Lake
Location Murmansk Oblast
Coordinates 67°41′45″N 34°22′44″E / 67.69583°N 34.37889°E / 67.69583; 34.37889Coordinates: 67°41′45″N 34°22′44″E / 67.69583°N 34.37889°E / 67.69583; 34.37889
Type Natural lake
Primary inflows Sura River
Primary outflows Umba River
Basin countries Russia
Max. length 44 km (27 mi)
Max. width 10 km (6.2 mi)
Surface area 422 km2 (163 sq mi)
Average depth 15 m (49 ft)
Max. depth 115 m (377 ft)
Surface elevation 149 m (489 ft)

Umbozero Lake (Russian: Умбозеро, named after the adherent Umba River) is located in Murmansk Oblast of Russia, between the Khibiny on the west and Lovozero Tundras on the east. Area is 422 km², average depth is 15 m, maximum is 115. The lake freezes from the end of October. Its largest island is Sarvanovsky. Three kinds of fish are found in the lake.

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