Benna (lake)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Benna in the winter.jpg
View of the lake in winter
Location Melhus, Sør-Trøndelag
Coordinates 63°09′49″N 10°12′15″E / 63.1635°N 10.2043°E / 63.1635; 10.2043Coordinates: 63°09′49″N 10°12′15″E / 63.1635°N 10.2043°E / 63.1635; 10.2043
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 6 kilometres (3.7 mi)
Max. width 2 kilometres (1.2 mi)
Surface area 5.73 km2 (2.21 sq mi)
Shore length1 22.61 kilometres (14.05 mi)
Surface elevation 184 metres (604 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Benna is a lake in the municipality of Melhus in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. The lake is located west of the Gaula River, about 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) west of Lundamo.[1] The lake is the drinking water supply for the municipality.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Benna" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-03-17.