Lake Davos

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Lake Davos
Luftbild Davosersee.jpg
Location Grisons
Coordinates 46°49′11″N 9°51′15″E / 46.81972°N 9.85417°E / 46.81972; 9.85417Coordinates: 46°49′11″N 9°51′15″E / 46.81972°N 9.85417°E / 46.81972; 9.85417
Type natural lake
Primary inflows Flüelabach, Totalpbach
Basin countries Switzerland
Max. length 1,500 m
Max. width 500 m
Surface area 0.59 km²
Max. depth 54 m
Surface elevation 1,560 m
Settlements Davos

Lake Davos (German: Davosersee) is a small natural lake at Davos, Switzerland. Its surface area is 0.59 km² and the maximum depth is 54 m. Fed by Flüelabach, Totalpbach and other mountain creeks, the lake is used as a hydropower reservoir, its water no longer flows to the Landwasser River but is channeled into the Landquart river at Klosters.

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