Holmavatnet (Hordaland)

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Kvam Holmavatnet Saata IMG 3712.JPG
Aerial view of the lake
Location Kvam, Hordaland
Coordinates 60°27′20″N 5°59′03″E / 60.4556°N 5.9842°E / 60.4556; 5.9842Coordinates: 60°27′20″N 5°59′03″E / 60.4556°N 5.9842°E / 60.4556; 5.9842
Basin countries Norway
Surface area 2.92 km2 (1.13 sq mi)
Shore length1 13.96 kilometres (8.67 mi)
Surface elevation 626 metres (2,054 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Holmavatnet or Holmevatnet is a lake in the municipality of Kvam in Hordaland county, Norway. It is located on the north side of Kvamskogen, about 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) northwest of the municipal centre of Norheimsund.[1] The western end of the lake is dammed for purposes of hydroelectric power generation.

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  1. ^ "Holmavatnet, Kvam (Hordaland)" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2014-06-30.