Simojärvi

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Simojärvi
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Simojärvi
Location Ranua, Finland
Coordinates 66°06′N 027°03′E / 66.100°N 27.050°E / 66.100; 27.050Coordinates: 66°06′N 027°03′E / 66.100°N 27.050°E / 66.100; 27.050
Primary outflows Simojoki
Catchment area Simojoki
Basin countries Finland
Surface area 89.93 km2 (34.72 sq mi)
Average depth 5 m (16 ft)
Max. depth 27 m (89 ft)
Water volume 0.45 km3 (360,000 acre·ft)
Shore length1 239.95 km (149.10 mi)
Surface elevation 176.3 m (578 ft)
Islands Porosaari, 4.58 km2 (1.77 sq mi)
Settlements Ranua
References [1]
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Simojärvi is a medium-sized lake of Finland located in Ranua, in the region of Lapland. It belongs to Simojoki main catchment area.[1]

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  • Media related to Simojärvi at Wikimedia Commons