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Hong Lake

Hong Lake
Location Hubei
Surface area 348 km2 (134 sq mi)
Settlements Honghu

Hong Lake (Chinese: 洪湖; pinyin: Hóng Hú) is a 348 km2 (134 sq mi) freshwater lake in the municipal region of Jingzhou, in central China's Hubei province.

Its name originates from: Hong (洪;) vast, immense; flood, deluge + Hu (湖) lake, and is used as the name for the nearby town of Honghu.

It is known for its lotus flowers.[1]


  1. ^ Honghu Lake at

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