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Coordinates 62°25′N27°55′E / 62.417°N 27.917°E / 62.417; 27.917 Coordinates: 62°25′N27°55′E / 62.417°N 27.917°E / 62.417; 27.917
Primary outflows Ämmäkoski
Catchment area Vuoksi
Basin  countries Finland
Surface area80.451 km2 (31.062 sq mi)
Average depth6.27 m (20.6 ft)
Max. depth41.12 m (134.9 ft)
Water volume0.504 km3 (409,000 acre⋅ft)
Shore length1478.34 km (297.23 mi)
Surface elevation81.3 m (267 ft)
Islands Leppäsalo (over 10 km2), Timonsalo, Tiheänsalo, Tervassalo, Pöyhönsaari ja Tanskansaari
Settlements Leppävirta, Varkaus
References [1]
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Unnukka is a medium-sized lake in Southern Savonia region in Finland with dozens of big and little islands. It belongs to Vuoksi main catchment area. [1] Unnukka's elevation is almost the same as the lake Savivesi´s elevation, and it is possible to see them as one lake.

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  1. 1 2 Unnukka in the Jarviwiki Web Service. Retrieved 2014-03-02. (in English)