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Atatürk Dam

General Information

Beginning of works: 1983
Completion: 1992
Status: in use

Project Type

Location

Location: ,
Impounds:
  • Euphrates River
Coordinates: 37° 28' 54.12" N    38° 19' 3.00" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

retained water volume 48 700 000 000 m³
spillway capacity 17 000 m³/s
height above valley floor or water 169 m
capacity for electric power generation 2 400 MW
dam volume 84 500 000 m³
water surface area 817 km²
irrigation area 872 385 ha

Participants

Subcontractor
(role unknown)

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20004086
  • Date created
    02/07/2002
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014