Sonal Dam

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Sonal Dam
Sonal Dam is located in Maharashtra
Sonal Dam
Location of Sonal Dam in Maharashtra
Official name Sonal Dam D01374
Location M Pir
Coordinates 20°19′23″N 77°12′23″E / 20.3230174°N 77.206496°E / 20.3230174; 77.206496Coordinates: 20°19′23″N 77°12′23″E / 20.3230174°N 77.206496°E / 20.3230174; 77.206496
Opening date 1981[1]
Owner(s) Government of Maharashtra, India
Dam and spillways
Type of dam Earthfill
Impounds Aran river
Height 19.6 m (64 ft)
Length 1,114 m (3,655 ft)
Dam volume 698 km3 (167 cu mi)
Reservoir
Total capacity 16,920 km3 (4,060 cu mi)
Surface area 0 km2 (0 sq mi)

Sonal Dam, is an earthfill dam on Aran river near Mangrulpir, Washim district in the state of Maharashtra in India.

Specifications[edit]

The height of the dam above lowest foundation is 19.6 m (64 ft) while the length is 1,114 m (3,655 ft). The volume content is 698 km3 (167 cu mi) and gross storage capacity is 20,270.00 km3 (4,863.03 cu mi).[2]

Purpose[edit]

  • Irrigation

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