Lake Eucumbne - Tourist Sign

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darren giles (eucumb… on May 28, 2008

Lake Eucumbene is the Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Scheme's largest reservoir. It has a storage of 4,758 gigalitres of water, equal to 9 times the volume of Sydney Harbour.

When full, Lake Eucumbene has a surface area of 14,500 hectares and a shoreline of 224 kilometres.

The lakes level can vary by up to 48 metres depending upon inflowsand the operating regime of the Snowy Mountains Scheme.

On the day this photo was taken, the Lake was sitting at just 22.2% of total capacity.

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  • Uploaded on May 28, 2008
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    by darren giles (eucumb…
    • Camera: EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY KODAK C340 ZOOM DIGITAL CAMERA
    • Taken on 2007/01/13 16:47:16
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1500)
    • Focal Length: 5.60mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.800
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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