Ramtek Dam

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Ramtek Dam
Ramtek Dam is located in Maharashtra
Ramtek Dam
Location of Ramtek Dam
Official name Ramtek Dam D01103
Location Ramtek
Coordinates 21°22′52″N 79°22′42″E / 21.3811003°N 79.3782323°E / 21.3811003; 79.3782323Coordinates: 21°22′52″N 79°22′42″E / 21.3811003°N 79.3782323°E / 21.3811003; 79.3782323
Opening date 1913[1]
Demolition date N/A
Owner(s) Government of Maharashtra, India
Dam and spillways
Type of dam Earthfill
Impounds Sur river
Height 22.2 m (73 ft)
Length 229 m (751 ft)
Dam volume 1,300 km3 (310 cu mi)
Reservoir
Total capacity 103,000 km3 (25,000 cu mi)
Surface area 21,270 km2 (8,210 sq mi)

Ramtek Dam, is an earthfill dam on Sur river near Ramtek, Nagpur district in the state of Maharashtra in India.

Specifications[edit]

The height of the dam above lowest foundation is 22.2 m (73 ft) while the length is 229 m (751 ft). The volume content is 1,300 km3 (310 cu mi) and gross storage capacity is 105,130.00 km3 (25,222.03 cu mi).[2]

Purpose[edit]

  • Irrigation

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