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Country  South Korea
Status  Operational
Type of dam  Embankment, rock-fill
Height  83 m
Construction began  1971
Location  Andong
Opening date  1976
Impounds  Nakdong River
Owner  K-water
Impound  Nakdong River
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Similar  Imha Dam, Dosan Seowon, Andong Folk Museum, Hahoe Folk Village, Chungju Dam

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The Andong Dam is an embankment dam on the Nakdong River, 4 km (2 mi) east of Andong in Gyeongsangbuk-do province, South Korea. The purpose of the dam is flood control, water supply and hydroelectric power generation. Construction on the dam began in 1971 and was complete in 1976. The 83 m (272 ft) tall rock-fill, central clay core dam withholds a reservoir of 1,248,000,000 m3 (1,011,770 acre¬∑ft) and provides water to an 80 MW pumped-storage power station. The lower reservoir (afterbay) for the power station is created by a 20 m (66 ft) high and 238 m (781 ft) long weir.

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