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Location Vefsn, Nordland
Coordinates 65°59′25″N 13°24′44″E / 65.99028°N 13.41222°E / 65.99028; 13.41222Coordinates: 65°59′25″N 13°24′44″E / 65.99028°N 13.41222°E / 65.99028; 13.41222
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 4.5 kilometres (2.8 mi)
Max. width 1 kilometre (0.62 mi)
Surface area 2.61 km2 (1.01 sq mi)
Shore length1 11.95 kilometres (7.43 mi)
Surface elevation 39 metres (128 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Mjåvatnet is a lake that lies in the municipality of Vefsn in Nordland county, Norway. The long, skinny lake lies between the lakes Ømmervatnet and Fustvatnet, about 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) northeast of Mosjøen. The European route E06 highway passes along the west coast of the lake.[1]

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  1. ^ "Mjåvatnet" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2011-11-30.