Kjelvatnet (Ballangen)

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Kjelvatnet
Kjelvatnet is located in Nordland
Kjelvatnet
Kjelvatnet
Location of the lake
Kjelvatnet is located in Norway
Kjelvatnet
Kjelvatnet
Kjelvatnet (Norway)
LocationNordland, Norway
Coordinates68°11′14″N 17°10′35″E / 68.1873°N 17.1764°E / 68.1873; 17.1764Coordinates: 68°11′14″N 17°10′35″E / 68.1873°N 17.1764°E / 68.1873; 17.1764
Basin countriesNorway
Max. length2.8 kilometres (1.7 mi)
Max. width1.2 kilometres (0.75 mi)
Surface area2.6 km2 (1.0 sq mi)
Shore length18.48 kilometres (5.27 mi)
Surface elevation829 metres (2,720 ft)
ReferencesNVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Kjelvatnet is a lake in the municipality of Ballangen in Nordland county, Norway. The 2.6-square-kilometre (1.0 sq mi) lake lies at an elevation of 829 metres (2,720 ft) above sea level, just south of the Frostisen glacier, near the border with Sweden.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Thorsnæs, Geir, ed. (2017-06-17). "Kjelvatnet – i Ballangen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 2019-01-12.