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Sunset over the Kuuhankavesi, Hankasalmi.jpg
Location Hankasalmi
Coordinates 62°22′N 026°25′E / 62.367°N 26.417°E / 62.367; 26.417Coordinates: 62°22′N 026°25′E / 62.367°N 26.417°E / 62.367; 26.417
Primary outflows Venejoki
Catchment area Kymijoki
Basin countries Finland
Surface area 18.372 km2 (7.093 sq mi)
Average depth 5.36 m (17.6 ft)
Max. depth 24 m (79 ft)
Water volume 0.0984 km3 (79,800 acre·ft)
Shore length1 49.84 km (30.97 mi)
Surface elevation 98.8 m (324 ft)
Frozen December–April
Settlements Hankasalmi
References Citizen's MapSite[1]
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Kuuhankavesi is a medium-sized lake of Finland. It is located in Hankasalmi, Central Finland region. It belongs to the Kymijoki main catchment area.[2]

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  1. ^ "Citizen's MapSite". Helsinki: National Land Survey of Finland. Retrieved 15 July 2010. 
  2. ^ Lake Kuuhankavesi in the Jarviwiki Web Service (English)