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Snow Around Khanka Lake, Russia and China

45.2N 132.5E

October 24th, 2012 Category: Lakes

Russia and China – October 23rd, 2012

Here, Khanka Lake, a transboundary freshwater body located on the border between Primorsky Krai, Russia and Heilongjiang province, Northeast China, is surrounded by snow-dusted terrain. The area of the lake is 4,190 square kilometres (1,620 sq mi), of which 3,030 km2 (1,170 sq mi) (72%) is located in Russia and 1,160 km2 (450 sq mi) (28%) in China.

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