A lake that hold records

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The lake that holds records is located in north Sumatera, Indonesia, and known as Danau Toba or Lake Toba. So what records it held so far? Well, despite that the lake is the most popular tourist destination in North Sumatra, the lake also known as the largest lake in Indonesia. It has about 100 kilometers long, 30 kilometers wide, and more than 500 meters deep in some parts.

The Toba is also known as the largest volcanic lake in the world. Some experts said that the lake was the site of a supervolcanic eruption which occurred some 75,000 years ago; and the eruption caused the great climate change at that time. It is the largest known explosive eruption on earth in the last 25 million years. The supervolcano erupted so large that it deposited more than 15 centimeters thick ash layers on almost all area of South Asia. The…

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