Lago di Vogorno

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Lago di Vogorno
Lago di Vogorno Mergoscia.jpg
Coordinates46°12′N 8°51′E / 46.200°N 8.850°E / 46.200; 8.850Coordinates: 46°12′N 8°51′E / 46.200°N 8.850°E / 46.200; 8.850
Primary inflowsVerzasca
Primary outflowsVerzasca
Catchment area233 km2 (90 sq mi)
Basin countriesSwitzerland
Surface area1.68 km2 (0.65 sq mi)
Max. depth204 m (669 ft)
Water volume105 million cubic metres (85,000 acre⋅ft)
Surface elevation470 m (1,540 ft)

Lago di Vogorno is a reservoir near Tenero, in Ticino, Switzerland. The reservoir on the Verzasca river is formed by the Verzasca Dam, built 1961-1965. The water surface area is 1.68 km2 (0.65 sq mi).

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