Lake Baldegg

Lake Baldegg (German: Baldeggersee) is a lake in the Canton of Lucerne, Switzerland. Its area is about 5.2 km² and its maximum depth is 69 m.

Lake Baldegg
Baldeggersee
Richensee
Heideggersee
Baldeggersee und Gelfigen web.jpg
Gelfigen on the shore of Baldeggersee
Lake Baldegg Baldeggersee Richensee Heideggersee is located in Switzerland
Lake Baldegg Baldeggersee Richensee Heideggersee
Lake Baldegg
Baldeggersee
Richensee
Heideggersee
LocationCanton of Lucerne
Coordinates47°11′55″N 8°15′38″E / 47.19861°N 8.26056°E / 47.19861; 8.26056Coordinates: 47°11′55″N 8°15′38″E / 47.19861°N 8.26056°E / 47.19861; 8.26056
Primary inflowsRon
Primary outflowsAabach
Catchment area73 km2 (28 sq mi)
Basin countriesSwitzerland
Max. length4.5 km (2.8 mi)
Max. width1.7 km (1.1 mi)
Surface area5.2 km2 (2.0 sq mi)
Average depth33 m (108 ft)
Max. depth66 m (217 ft)
Water volume0.173 km3 (140,000 acre⋅ft)
Residence time4.2 years[1]
Surface elevation463 m (1,519 ft)
SettlementsGelfingen, Nunwil, Baldegg, Retschwil
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  1. ^ a b Baldeggersee Archived 2003-04-22 at the Wayback Machine (in German)

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