State: New York, Michigan, Ontario
Lat/Long: 41.6667, -81.6667
One of the five Great Lakes, Lake Erie is connected to Lake Huron on the west by the Detroit River, Lake St. Clair, and the St. Clair River; and with Lake Ontario on the east through the Niagara River. The border between the United States and Canada passes through the middle of the lake.
Webster's New Geographical Dictionary (Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, 1988), 376.