Kallavesi

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Kallavesi
Koski-laiva.JPG
Koski ship on Kallavesi.
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LocationNorthern Savonia
Coordinates62°49′N 027°47′E / 62.817°N 27.783°E / 62.817; 27.783Coordinates: 62°49′N 027°47′E / 62.817°N 27.783°E / 62.817; 27.783
Catchment area16,270 km2 (6,280 sq mi)[1]
Basin countriesFinland
Max. length90 km (56 mi)[1]
Max. width15 km (9 mi)[1]
Surface area472.76 km2 (182.53 sq mi)[1]
Average depth5–10 m (16–33 ft)[1]
Max. depth> 60 m (200 ft)[1]
Surface elevation81.8 m (268 ft)[1]
SettlementsKuopio, Vehmersalmi
References[1]

Kallavesi is a medium-sized lake in Northern Savonia, eastern Finland located around the town of Kuopio. Combined with the lakes Suvasvesi, Juurusvesi–Akonvesi, Muuruvesi, Melavesi, and Riistavesi Kallavesi forms an 890 square kilometres (340 sq mi) lake system named Iso-Kalla.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i Kallavesi in Jarviwiki. Retrieved 2014-03-07. (in English)

External links[edit]

Media related to Kallavesi at Wikimedia Commons