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Location Kvalsund, Finnmark
Coordinates 70°22′02″N 23°41′55″E / 70.3673°N 23.6987°E / 70.3673; 23.6987Coordinates: 70°22′02″N 23°41′55″E / 70.3673°N 23.6987°E / 70.3673; 23.6987
Basin countries Norway
Surface area 4.63 km2 (1.79 sq mi)
Shore length1 22.31 kilometres (13.86 mi)
Surface elevation 284 metres (932 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Bjørnstadvatnet is a lake in Kvalsund Municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. The 4.63-square-kilometre (1.79 sq mi) lake lies about 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) east of the village of Saraby. The lake has a dam on the northern end of the lake, and it is regulated for hydroelectric power.[1]

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  1. ^ "Bjørnstadvatnet" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2013-01-25.