Lake Annecy

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Lake Annecy
Lake Annecy - Lake Annecy (seen from the town of Talloires)
Lake Annecy (seen from the town of Talloires)
Coordinates 45°51′N 6°10′E / 45.85°N 6.167°E / 45.85; 6.167Coordinates: 45°51′N 6°10′E / 45.85°N 6.167°E / 45.85; 6.167
Primary  inflows Ire, Eau morte, Laudon, Bornette and Biolon
Primary  outflows Thiou
Catchment  area 251 km²
Basin  countries France
Max. length 14.6 km
Max. width 3.2 km
Surface area 27.59 km²
Average depth 41 m
Max. depth 82 m
Water volume 1,124.5 mio m³
Residence time 4 years
Surface  elevation 446.97 m
Settlements Annecy, Annecy-le-Vieux, Doussard, Duingt, Lathuile, Menthon-Saint-Bernard, Saint-Jorioz, Sevrier, Talloires, Veyrier-du-Lac

Lake Annecy (Lac d'Annecy in French) is a lake in the Haute-Savoie area of France. It is the second biggest lake in France.[1]

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