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The lake is about 20 kilometres (12 mi) south of the Ankara city center within the intracity district of Gölbaşı at about 39°49′N 32°49′E. The southern shore lies along the ring road O-20 of Ankara. The altitude of the water surface with respect to sea level is about 969 metres (3,179 ft). The shape of the lake roughly resembles the letter S.

The lake has a surface area of 108.8 hectars (1.09 km2). The length of the lake is approximately 4.2 km, the average width is about 250 m. and the circumferential length is about 9 kilometers. The deepest point is at -5.5 meters (dry season) with an average depth of the lake at 3.80 meters (dry season) and 5.00 meters

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  • Copyright: Serhan TURKYILMAZ (seres76) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 145 W: 0 N: 57] (780)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2014-08-23
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/2.2
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-08-23 13:15
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