Arnensee

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Arnensee
Lac d'Arnon
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Location Gsteig, Canton of Berne
Coordinates 46°23′17.54″N 7°13′0.4″E / 46.3882056°N 7.216778°E / 46.3882056; 7.216778Coordinates: 46°23′17.54″N 7°13′0.4″E / 46.3882056°N 7.216778°E / 46.3882056; 7.216778
Type reservoir
Primary inflows Tschärzisbach
Primary outflows Tschärzisbach
Catchment area 7.1 km2 (2.7 sq mi)
Basin countries Switzerland
Max. length 1.5 km (0.93 mi)
Surface area 0.456 km2 (0.176 sq mi)
Max. depth 50 m (160 ft)
Water volume 10.5 million cubic metres (8,500 acre·ft)
Surface elevation 1,542 m (5,059 ft)

Arnensee (French: Lac d'Arnon) is a lake in Canton of Berne, Switzerland. The lake in the municipality of Gsteig is used as a reservoir by Romande Energie. The dam was built in 1942. Its volume is 10.5 mio m³ and surface area 0.456 km².

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