Aner Dam

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Aner Dam
Aner Dam is located in Maharashtra
Aner Dam
Location of Aner Dam in India Maharashtra
Official name Aner Dam
Location Shirpur
Coordinates 21°19′30″N 75°08′39″E / 21.3250174°N 75.1442957°E / 21.3250174; 75.1442957Coordinates: 21°19′30″N 75°08′39″E / 21.3250174°N 75.1442957°E / 21.3250174; 75.1442957
Opening date 1978
Owner(s) Government of Maharashtra, India
Dam and spillways
Type of dam Earthfill
Impounds Aner river
Height 47 m (154 ft)
Length 2,275 m (7,464 ft)
Dam volume 3,162 km3 (759 cu mi)
Total capacity 58,914 km3 (14,134 cu mi)
Surface area 0 km2 (0 sq mi)

Aner Dam, is an earthfill dam on Aner river in Shirpur taluka, Dhule district in state of Maharashtra in India.


The height of the dam above lowest foundation is 47 m (154 ft) while the length is 2,275 m (7,464 ft). The volume content is 3,162 km3 (759 cu mi) and gross storage capacity is 103,270.00 km3 (24,775.79 cu mi).[1]


  • Irrigation

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