Gråsjøen

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Gråsjøen
Location Surnadal and Rindal, Møre og Romsdal
Coordinates 62°54′10″N 9°10′32″E / 62.90278°N 9.17556°E / 62.90278; 9.17556Coordinates: 62°54′10″N 9°10′32″E / 62.90278°N 9.17556°E / 62.90278; 9.17556
Type Reservoir
Primary inflows Folda River
Primary outflows Foldsjøen
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 10.4 km (6.5 mi)
Max. width 1.7 km (1.1 mi)
Surface area 10.45 km2 (4.03 sq mi)
Shore length1 24.37 km (15.14 mi)
Surface elevation 483 m (1,585 ft)
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Gråsjøen is a lake/reservoir in the municipality of Surnadal (and a very small part in the northeastern corner of the lake is in Rindal) in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The lake is located in the northern part of the Trollheimen mountain range. The lake is dammed and the water is used in the Gråsjø power station. The water flows out of the lake and into the lake Foldsjøen. Mount Snota lies just south of the lake.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gråsjøen" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2010-12-07.