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Location Hattfjelldal, Nordland
Coordinates 65°47′59″N 14°24′29″E / 65.79972°N 14.40806°E / 65.79972; 14.40806Coordinates: 65°47′59″N 14°24′29″E / 65.79972°N 14.40806°E / 65.79972; 14.40806
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 4 kilometres (2.5 mi)
Max. width 2.5 kilometres (1.6 mi)
Surface area 6.49 km2 (2.51 sq mi)
Shore length1 19.78 kilometres (12.29 mi)
Surface elevation 494 metres (1,621 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Famnvatnet (Southern Sami: Faepmiejaevrie) is a lake in the municipality of Hattfjelldal in Nordland county, Norway. The lake is located about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) east of Røssvatnet and about 7.5 kilometres (4.7 mi) west of the border with Sweden. The nearby lake Krutvatnet lies about 9 kilometres (5.6 mi) to the south.[1]

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  1. ^ "Famnvatnet" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2011-11-16.