Lacs de Clairvaux

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Grand Lac de Clairvaux
Clairvaux-les-Lacs.jpg
Location Jura department, Franche-Comté
Coordinates 46°33′55.9″N 5°44′57.3″E / 46.565528°N 5.749250°E / 46.565528; 5.749250Coordinates: 46°33′55.9″N 5°44′57.3″E / 46.565528°N 5.749250°E / 46.565528; 5.749250
Lake type natural, glacial
Primary inflows Augeon
Primary outflows Augeon
Basin countries France
Max. length 1.2 km (0.75 mi)
Max. width 650 m (2,130 ft)
Surface area 56.5 ha (140 acres)
Average depth 7.8 m (26 ft)
Max. depth 20 m (66 ft)
Residence time 3 months
Surface elevation 525 m (1,722 ft)
Settlements Clairvaux-les-Lacs

Lacs de Clairvaux are two lakes at Clairvaux-les-Lacs in the Jura department of France. The Grand Lac has a surface area of 56.5 ha, the Petit Lac of 17 ha.