Kjelvatnet (Ballangen)

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Location Ballangen, Nordland
Coordinates 68°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 countries Norway
Max. length 2.8 kilometres (1.7 mi)
Max. width 1.2 kilometres (0.75 mi)
Surface area 2.39 km2 (0.92 sq mi)
Shore length1 8.48 kilometres (5.27 mi)
Surface elevation 829 metres (2,720 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Kjelvatnet is a lake in the municipality of Ballangen in Nordland county, Norway. The 2.39-square-kilometre (0.92 sq mi) lake lies just south of the Frostisen glacier, near the border with Sweden.[1]

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  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Kjelvatnet – i Ballangen" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2012-05-21. [permanent dead link]