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Lac Noir
Black lake Schwarzsee 07.JPG
Location Canton of Fribourg
Coordinates 46°39′55″N 7°16′50″E / 46.66528°N 7.28056°E / 46.66528; 7.28056Coordinates: 46°39′55″N 7°16′50″E / 46.66528°N 7.28056°E / 46.66528; 7.28056
Primary inflows Euschelsbach, Seeweidbach
Primary outflows Warme Sense
Basin countries Switzerland
Max. length 1.4 km (0.87 mi)
Max. width 0.5 km (0.31 mi)
Surface area 0.47 km2 (0.18 sq mi)
Max. depth 10 m (33 ft)
Surface elevation 1,046 m (3,432 ft)

Schwarzsee, sometimes Black Lake[1][2][3] (French: Lac Noir or, rare, Lac Domène; literally Black Lake), is a small lake in the Canton of Fribourg, Switzerland with an area of 0.47 km2 (0.18 sq mi). The lake in the Swiss Prealps is bordered by the peaks of Schwyberg (1,628 m) in the West, Les Reccardets (1,923 m) and Spitzfluh (1,951 m) in the South, as well as Kaiseregg (2,185 m).

La vallée du Lac Noir


  1. ^ Tissot, Victor. 2007. Unknown Switzerland. New York: A. D. F. Randolph & Co., p. 346.
  2. ^ Michelin Tyre Public Limited Company. 2001. Switzerland. London: News Chronicle Book Department, p. 148.
  3. ^ Switzerland Tourism. 2017. Schwarzsee, Fribourg Region.

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