Lough Alewnaghta facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsLough Alewnaghta
|Location||County Clare, County Galway|
|Primary inflows||Derrainy River|
|Primary outflows||Lough Derg|
|Catchment area||26.25 km2 (10.1 sq mi)|
|Max. length||1.3 km (0.8 mi)|
|Max. width||0.5 km (0.3 mi)|
|Surface area||0.55 km2 (0.21 sq mi)|
|Average depth||4 m (13 ft)|
|Max. depth||4.5 m (15 ft)|
|Surface elevation||31 m (102 ft)|
Lough Alewnaghta measures about 1.5 km (0.9 mi) long and 0.5 km (0.3 mi) wide. It is about 23 km (14 mi) south of Portumna near the western shore of Lough Derg. The lake lies largely in County Clare with a smaller portion in County Galway.
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