The top 10 largest lakes of the world
There are various source of water in the world . In example , ocean, sea, river, canal, lakes etc. Among of them lake is one of the most important source of water because it is a source of both fresh water and marine water.
Lake is defined as a land locked area which filled with water. It is lie on land but not a part of a sea or ocean . It is like a pond though deeper and larger than pond. Some time various river and stream flow on the lake.
There are thousands of lake in the world .Among of them some are large and some are small in size. Such as Baikal , superior , Victoria etc.
Now we present top 10 largest lake in the world .
|Position||Name||Location||Area(sq. km)||Type ( salty/fresh)||Deepest point (Metre)|
|4||Huron||Canada , USA||59,595||Fresh||228.6|
Note-1 : Caspian sea is not a sea because it is a landlocked area.
Note-2 : Victoria lake is taken from the name of great queen of England “ Queen Victoria”. The famous “River Nile “ originated from lake Victoria.
Note-3 : Lake Nyasa also known as lake Malawi. The word Nyasa is taken from Bantu language which means “great water”.
Note-4 : Once the lake Aral was the 4th largest lake in the world .
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