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Location Bodø, Nordland
Coordinates 67°04′12″N 14°52′44″E / 67.07000°N 14.87889°E / 67.07000; 14.87889Coordinates: 67°04′12″N 14°52′44″E / 67.07000°N 14.87889°E / 67.07000; 14.87889
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 5 kilometres (3.1 mi)
Max. width 2 kilometres (1.2 mi)
Surface area 6.66 km2 (2.57 sq mi)
Shore length1 20.53 kilometres (12.76 mi)
Surface elevation 400 metres (1,300 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Gjømmervatnet is a lake that lies in the municipality of Bodø in Nordland county, Norway. The 6.66-square-kilometre (2.57 sq mi) lake lies about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) southwest of Misvær in the Skjerstad area of Bodø. The lake is regulated for use for the Oldereid power station, north of Misvær.[1]

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  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Gjømmervatnet" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2012-03-09.