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Blondulon, Iceland

lakeBlondulon
countryIceland
surface area54 km2
maximum depth39 m
average depth8 m
lake typereservoir
catchment area1,403 km2
altitude451 m
volume0.4 km3
inflowsBlanda, Kolkukvislar
outflowsBlanda
shore length76 km
residence time113 days
average discharge42 m3 / sec.

Blondulon Information and Facts

Blondulon is a reservoir lake that covers a surface area of 54 km2 (21 mi2), has an average depth of 8 meters (25 feet), and reaches a maximum depth of 39 meters (128 feet). Blondulon boasts a total water volume of 0.4 km3 (324,286 acre-feet), and has a total shore line of 76 kilometers (48 miles). The lake, which sits at an elevation of 451 meters (1,480 feet), drains a whatershed that covers 1,403 km2 (542 mi2) and has a residence time of 113 days (0.31 years). Its main inflows are Blanda, Kolkukvislar, and the lake is drained by Blanda.