Brusdalsvatnet

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Brusdalsvatnet
LocationÅlesund and Skodje,
Møre og Romsdal
Coordinates62°28′43″N 06°28′14″E / 62.47861°N 6.47056°E / 62.47861; 6.47056Coordinates: 62°28′43″N 06°28′14″E / 62.47861°N 6.47056°E / 62.47861; 6.47056
Primary outflowsLitlevatnet
Basin countriesNorway
Max. length9.5 km (5.9 mi)
Max. width1.3 km (0.81 mi)
Surface area7.3 km2 (2.8 sq mi)
Shore length122.9 km (14.2 mi)
Surface elevation26 m (85 ft)
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Brusdalsvatnet is a large lake on the island of Oksenøya in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The lake sits on the border between Ålesund Municipality and Skodje Municipality. The lake is a reservoir that is the water supply for the nearby city of Ålesund. The 7.3-square-kilometre (2.8 sq mi) lake is about 9.5 by 1.3 kilometres (5.90 mi × 0.81 mi).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Oksnøya" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2010-10-02.