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Sandnesvatnet  (Norwegian)
Sáttonjárgjávrre  (Lule Sami)
Sandnesvatnet is located in Nordland
Location of the lake
Sandnesvatnet is located in Norway
Sandnesvatnet (Norway)
LocationHamarøy, Nordland
Coordinates67°51′19″N 15°58′24″E / 67.8552°N 15.9734°E / 67.8552; 15.9734Coordinates: 67°51′19″N 15°58′24″E / 67.8552°N 15.9734°E / 67.8552; 15.9734
Basin countriesNorway
Max. length4.5 kilometres (2.8 mi)
Max. width2 kilometres (1.2 mi)
Surface area5.16 km2 (1.99 sq mi)
Shore length112.77 kilometres (7.93 mi)
Surface elevation45 metres (148 ft)
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Sandnesvatnet (Norwegian) or Sáttonjárgjávrre (Lule Sami) is a lake in the municipality of Hamarøy in Nordland county, Norway. The European route E6 highway runs along the eastern and northern shores of the lake. The lake lies about 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) southeast of the village of Tømmerneset. The lake Strindvatnet lies just to the northwest and the lake Fjerdvatnet lies to the south of the lake.[1]

See also


  1. ^ "Sandnesvatnet" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2012-05-02.