Storsjön

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Storsjön
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LocationJämtland
Coordinates63°13′N 14°19′E / 63.217°N 14.317°E / 63.217; 14.317Coordinates: 63°13′N 14°19′E / 63.217°N 14.317°E / 63.217; 14.317
Catchment area12,064 km²
Basin countriesSweden
Surface area464 km²
Average depth17.3 m
Max. depth74 m
Water volume8,018,000,000 m³
Shore length1439 km
Surface elevation292 m
IslandsFrösön
SettlementsKrokom, Brunflo, Orrviken
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.
Storsjön

Storsjön is a lake in northern Sweden. It is the fifth-largest lake in Sweden. According to folklore, there is a monster living in the lake, Storsjöodjuret (the "Storsjö Monster").

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