Salvatnet is the 2nd deepest lake in Europe at 464 meters.
Spanning a surface area of 45 km2, Salvatnet contains up to 6.87 km3 of water and reaches a maximum depth of 464 meters.
It spans 22 km on its length. Countries along its shoreline in Europe: Norway.
Lake Salvatnet is a meromictic lake with its waters permanently stratified and preserving records of the geologic past. The lower layer of the lake is highly saline and as a result denser than the higher levels of water. It is also Norway's second-deepest lake after Hornindalsvatnet Lake.