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Selbusjø / Selbusjøen
Selbusjø / Selbusjøen is located in Trøndelag
Selbusjø / Selbusjøen
Selbusjø / Selbusjøen
Location of the lake
Selbusjø / Selbusjøen is located in Norway
Selbusjø / Selbusjøen
Selbusjø / Selbusjøen
Selbusjø / Selbusjøen (Norway)
Selbusjøen lies southeast of the city of Trondheim
Location Selbu and Klæbu, Trøndelag
Coordinates 63°13′52″N 10°56′54″E / 63.2312°N 10.9484°E / 63.2312; 10.9484Coordinates: 63°13′52″N 10°56′54″E / 63.2312°N 10.9484°E / 63.2312; 10.9484
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 30 kilometres (19 mi)
Max. width 4 kilometres (2.5 mi)
Surface area 58.26 km2 (22.49 sq mi)
Max. depth 206 metres (676 ft)
Water volume 4.03 cubic kilometres (0.97 cu mi)
Shore length1 110.81 kilometres (68.85 mi)
Surface elevation 157 metres (515 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Selbusjø or Selbusjøen is the 17th largest lake in Norway. It is located in Trøndelag county, primarily in the municipality of Selbu, although the western end of it lies in Klæbu. The 58.26-square-kilometre (22.49 sq mi) lake is the largest lake in the southern part of Trøndelag county. Selbusjø is part of the Nea-Nidelv watershed, with the Nea River flowing into it on the eastern end and the Nidelva River flowing out the western end. The deepest part of the lake reaches 206 metres (676 ft) below the surface. The villages of Selbustrand, Fossan, Tømra, Trøa, Innbygda, Mebonden, Vikvarvet, and Sjøbygda lie around the lake.[1]

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  1. ^ Haugen, Morten, ed. (2017-11-29). "Selbusjøen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 2018-03-11.