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Lake Krasnoye (Russian: озера Красное) is the biggest lake in Anadyrsky Liman, situated in Chukotka Autonomous Okrug. Historically, it was referred to on maps as Lake Krasnyano (Russian: озера Красняно).[1]

Lake Krasnoye
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Lake Krasnoye
Lake Krasnoye is located in Russia
Lake Krasnoye
Lake Krasnoye
Location in Russia
LocationChukchi Peninsula, north-east Siberia
Coordinates64°28′N 174°25′E / 64.467°N 174.417°E / 64.467; 174.417Coordinates: 64°28′N 174°25′E / 64.467°N 174.417°E / 64.467; 174.417
Native nameКрасное  (Russian)
Primary inflowsБерезовая, Ламутская, Кэйвыльгильвеем, Таляйнын
Primary outflowsAnadyr
Basin countriesRussia
Max. length35 km (22 mi)
Max. width15 km (9.3 mi)
Surface area458 km2 (177 sq mi)
Average depth4 m (13 ft)

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  1. ^ Krasneno Archived 2013-10-29 at the Wayback Machine - Chukotka Electoral Commission website