Mirror Lake (New York)

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Mirror Lake
Lake Placid - Mirror Lake.jpg
Mirror Lake in Lake Placid, New York
Location Adirondack Mountains, Essex County, New York, US
Coordinates 44°17′18″N 73°58′55″W / 44.28839°N 73.98187°W / 44.28839; -73.98187Coordinates: 44°17′18″N 73°58′55″W / 44.28839°N 73.98187°W / 44.28839; -73.98187
Basin countries United States
Surface area 122 acres (0.49 km2)
Average depth 14 ft (4.3 m)
Max. depth 60 ft (18 m)
Water volume 547,808,385 US gal (2.07368032×109 l)
Settlements Lake Placid, North Elba
References [1]

The oligotrophic, circumneutral body of water called Mirror Lake is in the Adirondack Mountains in northern New York in the United States. The lake is approximately 122 acres (0.49 km2), and has an average depth of about 14 feet (4.3 m).[1] It is located in the village of Lake Placid, near the center of the town of North Elba in Essex County.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Mirror Lake Facts". Mirror Lake Watershed Association. September 30, 2011. 

External links[edit]

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