Cecita Lake

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Cecita Lake
Lago cecita.jpg
Location Camigliatello, Province of Cosenza, Calabria
Coordinates 39°22′59″N 16°31′12″E / 39.383°N 16.52°E / 39.383; 16.52Coordinates: 39°22′59″N 16°31′12″E / 39.383°N 16.52°E / 39.383; 16.52
Type Artificial
Catchment area 154.5 km2
Basin countries Italy
Max. length 7.5 km
Surface area 12.6 km²
Water volume 108 hm3
Surface elevation 1143 m

Cecita Lake is a lake at Camigliatello, Province of Cosenza, Calabria, Italy.

It was created when a 55-metre-high hydro-electric dam was built in 1951.

Water is also used to irrigate surrounding fields which are largely used to grow potatoes.


This article incorporates information from the equivalent article on the Italian Wikipedia.