Lake Umayo

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Lake Umayo
Laguna Umayo
Atardecer en Sillustani.jpg
LocationPuno Region
Coordinates15°44′34″S 70°11′23″W / 15.74278°S 70.18972°W / -15.74278; -70.18972Coordinates: 15°44′34″S 70°11′23″W / 15.74278°S 70.18972°W / -15.74278; -70.18972
Basin countriesPeru

Lake Umayo (Spanish: Laguna Umayo) is a lake in Atuncolla District of the Puno Region of Peru. The Sillustani burial ground is near the shores of the lake. The lake is located at an elevation of 3,844 metres (12,612 ft) and is about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) long and 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) wide.[1]

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Lake Umayo

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Google Earth

Bibliography[edit]

  • INEI, Compendio Estadistica 2007, page 26