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Location Aurland (Sogn og Fjordane)
Coordinates 60°46′02″N 07°13′14″E / 60.76722°N 7.22056°E / 60.76722; 7.22056Coordinates: 60°46′02″N 07°13′14″E / 60.76722°N 7.22056°E / 60.76722; 7.22056
Basin countries Norway
Surface area 3.88 km2 (1.50 sq mi)
Shore length1 16.85 km (10.47 mi)
Surface elevation 929 m (3,048 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Fretheimsdalsvatnet is a lake in the municipality of Aurland in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. The 3.88-square-kilometre (1.50 sq mi) lake is located at an elevation of 929 metres (3,048 ft) above sea level.[1] Fretheimsdalsvatnet is located at the end of the Låvisdalen valley, about 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) southeast of Aurlandsvangen, about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) southeast of Flåm, and about 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) northeast of Myrdal Station. There is a hydroelectric dam at the north end of the lake.

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  1. ^ "Fretheimsdalsvatnet" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2010-09-05.