Gardsjøen (Sør-Varanger)

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Gardsjøen
Gárddebealjávri
LocationSør-Varanger, Finnmark
Coordinates69°42′31″N 30°50′51″E / 69.7086°N 30.8474°E / 69.7086; 30.8474Coordinates: 69°42′31″N 30°50′51″E / 69.7086°N 30.8474°E / 69.7086; 30.8474
Basin countriesNorway
Max. length1.7 kilometres (1.1 mi)
Max. width700 metres (2,300 ft)
Surface area0.71 km2 (0.27 sq mi)
Shore length14.6 kilometres (2.9 mi)
Surface elevation82 metres (269 ft)
ReferencesNVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Gardsjøen (Northern Sami: Gárddebealjávri) is a lake in Sør-Varanger Municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. The 0.71-square-kilometre (180-acre; 71 ha) lake lies just 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) west of the Jakobselva river which forms the border with Russia. The lake lies about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) south of the village of Grense Jakobselv.[1]

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  1. ^ "Gardsjøen" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2013-03-13.