Lac de Joux
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|Lac de Joux|
View from the eastern shore
|Location||Vallée de Joux, Vaud, Switzerland|
|Basin countries||Switzerland, France|
|Max. length||9 km (5.6 mi)|
|Max. width||1 km (0.62 mi)|
|Surface area||8.77 km2 (3.39 sq mi)|
|Max. depth||32 m (105 ft)|
|Surface elevation||1,004 m (3,294 ft)|
|Settlements||Le Chenit, L'Abbaye, Le Pont|
Lac de Joux is a lake in the Vallée de Joux in the Canton of Vaud, Switzerland. With a surface area of 9.5 km², it is the largest lake in Switzerland lying above 1,000 metres. Lac de Joux is located in the Jura Mountains.
- See List of lakes in Switzerland for details.
- Lac de Joux in German, French and Italian in the online Historical Dictionary of Switzerland.
- Waterlevels of Lac de Joux at Le Pont
- Media related to Lac de Joux at Wikimedia Commons
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