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Hoover Dam 
hydroelectric dam on the Colorado River, United States
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Instance of arch-gravity dam (concrete),
hydroelectric power station,
embankment dam
Named after
LocationColorado River, Mohave County, Clark County, United States of America
Located on terrain feature Colorado River
Architectural style
Architect
Owned by
Operator
Heritage designation
Service entry
  • 1936
Inception
  • 1931
Date of official opening
  • 1936
Installed capacity
  • 2,080 megawatt
Width
  • 14 m (dam crest)
  • 200 m (level of foundation)
Length
Height
  • 221.4 m (dam)
  • 376 m (dam crest)
Lake inflows
Drainage basin
  • Colorado River basin
Reservoir created
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36° 00′ 56.02″ N, 114° 44′ 16.01″ W
Authority control
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