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Location Eigersund and Sokndal, Rogaland
Coordinates 58°26′24″N 6°14′11″E / 58.4399°N 06.2365°E / 58.4399; 06.2365Coordinates: 58°26′24″N 6°14′11″E / 58.4399°N 06.2365°E / 58.4399; 06.2365
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 5.5 kilometres (3.4 mi)
Max. width 2 kilometres (1.2 mi)
Surface area 4.29 km2 (1.66 sq mi)
Shore length1 35.91 kilometres (22.31 mi)
Surface elevation 139 metres (456 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Eiavatnet is a lake in the municipalities of Eigersund and Sokndal in Rogaland county, Norway.[1] The 4.29-square-kilometre (1.66 sq mi) lake is located about 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) east of the town of Egersund. The lake is regulated at an elevation of 139 metres (456 ft) so it can be used as a reservoir for the Lindland Power Station which is located a short distance north of Hauge in Sokndal. The lake Grøsfjellvatnet lies about 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) north of this lake.

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  1. ^ "Eiavatnet, Sokndal (Rogaland)" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2016-07-02.