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5. Khurdak lake.

Trip on Marguzory lakes.

“Nature is wise. You can learn everywhere and from everything”

Leonardo da Vinci.

Marguzor lakes in the Fanny Mountains of Tajikistan.

The lake Khurdak is located on 1870 meters above sea level. The lake is on the southern slope of the Gissar Range in the Fanny Mountains. Territorially the lake is in the Penjikent district of the Sughd region of Tajikistan.
Geographical coordinates of the lake Khurdak N39 °09'59,07 "E67 °50'18,11" To the south from the lake Khurdak are ruins of the abandoned settlement of Padrud. The new settlement of Padrud, is to the north of the lake on the road before the lake if to go to it from the lake Nofin.
The name Khurdak as little (kid) as this smallest lake from seven Marguzor lakes is translated. Earlier water from this lake was used for hydroelectric power station to provide with electricity a geological expedition and a kishlak of Padrut.
Distance from the lake Nofin to the lake Khurdak 4 kilometers of the heavy mountain road. Lake length from the South on the North 201 meters, the greatest width is 145 meters.

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Alexander Petrov.