Storvatnet (Leksvik)

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Location Leksvik (Nord-Trøndelag) &
Rissa (Sør-Trøndelag)
Coordinates 63°37′13″N 10°11′46″E / 63.6202°N 10.1960°E / 63.6202; 10.1960Coordinates: 63°37′13″N 10°11′46″E / 63.6202°N 10.1960°E / 63.6202; 10.1960
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 9 kilometres (5.6 mi)
Max. width 4 kilometres (2.5 mi)
Surface area 15.78 square kilometres (6.09 sq mi)
Shore length1 75.6 metres (248 ft)
Surface elevation 132 metres (433 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Storvatnet is a lake on the border between the municipalities of Leksvik in Nord-Trøndelag county and Rissa in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. The 15.78 square kilometres (6.09 sq mi) lake is located about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) east of Årnset in Rissa and about 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) north of Vanvikan in Leksvik. It is the largest lake on the Fosen peninsula.[1]

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  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Storvatnet (Sør-Trøndelag) – Rissa" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-01-18.