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Lake Malawi in Tanzania, Mozambique and Malawi

12S 34.5E

April 21st, 2011 Category: Lakes

Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania - April 15th, 2011

Sediments and algal growth create faint swirls of green in the otherwise dark blue waters of Lake Malawi. The lake has shorelines in western Mozambique, eastern Malawi, and southern Tanzania.

The lake is between 560 and 580 kilometres long and about 75 kilometres wide at its widest point. The total surface area of this lake is about 29,600 square kilometres (11,429 square miles).

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