Bay of Arabat
LocationSea of Azov
CoordinatesCoordinates: 45°23′34″N 35°35′52″E / 45.39278°N 35.59778°E / 45.39278; 35.59778
Ocean/sea sourcesAtlantic Ocean
Basin countries Russia (de facto),
 Ukraine (de jure)
Max. length22 km (14 mi)
Max. width40 km (25 mi)
Average depth8–9 m (26–30 ft)

The Bay of Arabat, (Ukrainian: Арабатська затока, Russian: Арабатский залив, Crimean Tatar: Arabat körfezi), is in the southwestern Azov Sea in eastern Europe.

It is located along the northwestern coast of the Kerch Peninsula and northeastern coast of Crimea.

See also

External links

  • The Arabat Tragedy
  • Media related to Sea of Azov at Wikimedia Commons