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Location Eidfjord, Hordaland and Nore og Uvdal, Buskerud
Coordinates 60°15′56″N 7°36′04″E / 60.2656°N 7.6011°E / 60.2656; 7.6011Coordinates: 60°15′56″N 7°36′04″E / 60.2656°N 7.6011°E / 60.2656; 7.6011
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 5 kilometres (3.1 mi)
Max. width 1.8 kilometres (1.1 mi)
Surface area 4.57 km2 (1.76 sq mi)
Shore length1 18.85 kilometres (11.71 mi)
Surface elevation 1,213 metres (3,980 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Tinnhølen or Tinnhylen is a lake in Norway that lies in the municipality of Eidfjord in Hordaland county and a very small part crosses into the municipality of Nore og Uvdal in Buskerud county. The lake lies just inside Hardangervidda National Park on the vast Hardangervidda plateau. The northern part of the lake is accessible by road.[1]

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  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Tinnhølen" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2014-05-31.