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LocationBergen, Hordaland
Coordinates60°16′20″N 5°23′55″E / 60.2721°N 5.3986°E / 60.2721; 5.3986Coordinates: 60°16′20″N 5°23′55″E / 60.2721°N 5.3986°E / 60.2721; 5.3986
Basin countriesNorway
Max. length3 kilometres (1.9 mi)
Max. width2.66 kilometres (1.65 mi)
Surface area3.5 km2 (1.4 sq mi)
Shore length112.39 kilometres (7.70 mi)
Surface elevation53 metres (174 ft)
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Kalandsvatnet is the largest lake in the municipality of Bergen in Hordaland county, Norway. The 3.5-square-kilometre (1.4 sq mi) lake is located in the borough of Fana, just east of the village of Fanahammeren. The European route E39 highway runs along the northeastern shore of the lake, about 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) south of the city centre of Bergen.[1]

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  1. ^ "Kalandsvatnet" (in Norwegian). Bergens byarkiv. Retrieved 2014-09-17.