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Quail Lake is an artificial lake in Los Angeles County, California. Situated in the San Andreas Rift Zone along the north side of State Route 138, it is a regulatory storage body for the West Branch California Aqueduct.

Quail Lake
Location Tejon Ranch
Los Angeles County, California
Coordinates 34°46′21″N 118°44′46″W / 34.7724°N 118.7462°W / 34.7724; -118.7462Coordinates: 34°46′21″N 118°44′46″W / 34.7724°N 118.7462°W / 34.7724; -118.7462
Lake type Reservoir
Primary inflows West Branch California Aqueduct
Primary outflows West Branch California Aqueduct
Max. length 2 km (1.2 mi)
Max. width 1 km (0.62 mi)
Surface area 100 ha (250 acres)
Water volume 5,654 acre⋅ft (6,974,000 m3)
Shore length1 5 km (3.1 mi)
Surface elevation 1,017 m (3,337 ft)
References U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Quail Lake
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

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