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Location Evje og Hornnes and
Bygland (Aust-Agder)
Åseral (Vest-Agder)
Coordinates 58°43′40″N 7°39′44″E / 58.72778°N 7.66222°E / 58.72778; 7.66222Coordinates: 58°43′40″N 7°39′44″E / 58.72778°N 7.66222°E / 58.72778; 7.66222
Basin countries Norway
Surface area 4.62 km2 (1.78 sq mi)
Shore length1 40.73 km (25.31 mi)
Surface elevation 565 m (1,854 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Gyvatn is a lake which straddles the borders of the three Norwegian municipalities of Bygland and Evje og Hornnes (in Aust-Agder county) and Åseral (in Vest-Agder county). It's located about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) northwest of the village of Byglandsfjord and the lake Byglandsfjorden.[1]

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  1. ^ "Gyvatn" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2010-04-20.