Easky Lough facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsEasky Lough
|Lake type||Glacial lake|
|Primary outflows||Easky River|
|Catchment area||10.8 km2 (4.2 sq mi)|
|Max. length||2.0 km (1.2 mi)|
|Surface area||1.19 km2 (0.46 sq mi)|
|Average depth||3 m (10 ft)|
|Max. depth||13 m (43 ft)|
|Surface elevation||180 m (590 ft)|
Easky Lough is located about 13 kilometres (8 mi) south of Easky village and 45 km (28 mi) by road from Sligo. It lies at an elevation of 180 m (590 ft) and covers an area of 1.19 square kilometres (0.5 sq mi).
Easky Lough is fed by mountain streams entering at the lake's southeastern end. The lake drains north into the Easky River, which flows north to the Atlantic Ocean near Easky village.
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