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Sørvágsvatn

Sørvágsvatn/Leitisvatn is the biggest lake of the Faroe Islands. It is situated on the island of Vágar between the municipalities of Sørvágs Kommuna and Vága kommuna.

  

The name Sørvágsvatn means 'The lake of Sørvágur'.

In size it is 3.4 km2, more than three times the size of the second biggest lake Fjallavatn, which also lies on the island of Vágar.

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Taken on August 24, 2013