What Is the Deepest Lake in the World and Its Depth in Miles?


The deepest lake in the world is in Russia. Lake Baikal is 5,387 feet deep. The next deepest lake is Lake Tanganyika in African is 4,910.4 feet deep. Both of these lakes are rift lakes. Caused when the plates pulled apart and the lake water filled in the area.
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The maximum depth of Lake Tahoe is measured at 1,645 ft (501 m) Lake
Lake Baikal, Russia, is the deepest lake in the world. It is also the largest freshwater lake by volume. It holds approximately 20 percent of the world's total surface fresh water,
Lake Baikal is in Southern Siberia near the Russo-Mongolian border.
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