9 amazing facts about Lake Michigan

Lake Michigan is one of the 5 great lakes of North America - Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, Lake Huron, Lake Erie, and Lake Ontario.

Lake Michigan is the only Great lake entirely within USA.

Surface Area - about 22,400 square miles (58,015 square kilometers)

States - Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Wisconsin

Lake Michigan is the largest lake in the world located entirely within a country.

Major cities - Milwaukee, Chicago, Green Bay, etc.

Beaver Island is the largest island in Lake Michigan. It has an area of 55.8 sq mi (145 square kilometers).