Utawali Dam

Utawali Dam
Utawali Dam is located in Maharashtra
Utawali Dam
Location of Utawali Dam in Maharashtra
Official nameUtawali Dam D03131
LocationMehkar
Coordinates20°24′53″N 76°43′23″E / 20.414626°N 76.723194°E / 20.414626; 76.723194Coordinates: 20°24′53″N 76°43′23″E / 20.414626°N 76.723194°E / 20.414626; 76.723194
Demolition dateN/A
Owner(s)Government of Maharashtra, India
Dam and spillways
Type of damEarthfill
ImpoundsUtawali river
Height26.05 m (85.5 ft)
Length2,112 m (6,929 ft)
Dam volume1,910 km3 (460 cu mi)
Reservoir
Total capacity0 km3 (0 cu mi)
Surface area3,642 km2 (1,406 sq mi)

Utawali Dam, is an earthfill dam on Utawali river near Mehkar, Buldhana district in the state of Maharashtra in India.[1]

Specifications

The height of the dam above its lowest foundation is 26.05 m (85.5 ft) while the length is 2,112 m (6,929 ft). The volume content is 1,910 km3 (460 cu mi) and gross storage capacity is 20,808.00 km3 (4,992.10 cu mi).[2][3]

Purpose

  • Irrigation[4]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Utawali D03131". Retrieved 2 April 2013.
  2. ^ "Specifications of large dams in India" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 July 2011. Retrieved 21 March 2011.
  3. ^ "List of Large size Dams of District Sehore".
  4. ^ "Utawali Medium Irrigation Project JI00583".
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