Photographer's Note

Lake Balaton, located in Hungary, is the largest lake in Central Europe[1], and one of the foremost regional tourist destinations. Due to Hungary being landlocked, it is often affectionately called the "Hungarian Sea". The Zala River provides the largest inflow of water to the lake, and the canalized Sió is the only outflow. With a surface area of 592 km˛ has a length of 77 km and a width ranging from 4 to 14 km. The lake's surface is 104 m above sea level, and its depth varies up to 12.2 m (mean depth is 3.2 m).

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Sarkozy Attila (Suti) (16)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2009-01-19
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/11, 1/500 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2009-04-20 15:11
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