Latitude and longitude of Akosombo Dam

Satellite map of Akosombo Dam

The Akosombo Dam, also known as the Akosombo Hydroelectric Project, is a hydroelectric dam on the Volta River in southeastern Ghana in the Akosombo gorge and part of the Volta River Authority. The construction of the dam flooded part of the Volta River Basin, and led to the subsequent creation of Lake Volta. Lake Volta is the largest man-made lake in the world by surface area. It covers 8,502 square kilometres (3,283 sq mi), which is 3.6% of Ghana's land area.

Latitude: 6° 17' 35.40" N
Longitude: 0° 03' 20.40" E

Nearest city to this article: Akropong

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GPS coordinates of Akosombo Dam, Ghana

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