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Encyclopedia > Lake Okutama
Aeral photo of Lake Okutama.Made based on Country Picture Information (Color Aerial Photo) (http://w3land.mlit.go.jp/WebGIS/) (Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport Government of Japan (http://www.mlit.go.jp/english/)) この画像は国土画像情報(カラー空中写真) (http://w3land.mlit.go.jp/WebGIS/)()を元に作成。
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Aeral photo of Lake Okutama.Made based on Country Picture Information (Color Aerial Photo) (http://w3land.mlit.go.jp/WebGIS/) (Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport Government of Japan (http://www.mlit.go.jp/english/)) この画像は国土画像情報(カラー空中写真)  (http://w3land.mlit.go.jp/WebGIS/)国土交通省)を元に作成。

Lake Okutama (奥多摩湖, Okutama-ko) is in Tokyo and Yamanashi Prefectures in Japan. Lying above the Ogōchi Dam, it is also known as the Ogōchi Reservoir. The lake occupies part of the town of Okutama in Nishitama District, Tokyo and the village of Tabayama in Kitatsuru District, Yamanashi. Lake Okutama is an important source of drinking water for Tokyo.


Data

  • Dam height: 149 m
  • Dam length: 353 m
  • Greatest depth: 142 m
  • Circumference when full: 45.37 km
  • Altitude of surface when full: 526.5 m
  • Area of surface when full: 4.25 km
  • Capacity: 185 400 000 km
  • Completion: 1957
  • Displaced: 945 households, 6000 people
  • Died during construction: 87 people

Around the lake

The Taba (Tama) River feeds Lake Okutama at its western end. From the southwest, the Kosuge River also flows into the lake. The Tama River drains the lake at the eastern end.


The surroundings are famous for cherry blossoms in the spring.


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Origin at Tama river (source of a Water service in Tokyo) (1138 words)
With approaching Okutama, the rate of the youngster who shoulders the family, the elderly couple, the camp set who carried a knapsack and so on increases and the mountains gets to appear gradually about the car window, too.
It becomes Okutama-ko Lake (Kogawachi dam) when the left road passes by the tunnel at the ruggedly at wall which blew mortar into the rock of 素堀 only and it emerges from under the dam at the dam as the look.
The surface of the lake on the lake is beautiful but there is a colony which the moving submerged under this lake.
Lake Okutama - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (151 words)
Lake Okutama (奥多摩湖, Okutama-ko) is in Tokyo and Yamanashi Prefectures in Japan.
The lake occupies part of the town of Okutama in Nishitama District, Tokyo and the village of Tabayama in Kitatsuru District, Yamanashi.
Lake Okutama is an important source of drinking water for Tokyo.
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