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Location Gildeskål, Nordland
Coordinates 66°55′25″N 14°12′40″E / 66.92361°N 14.21111°E / 66.92361; 14.21111Coordinates: 66°55′25″N 14°12′40″E / 66.92361°N 14.21111°E / 66.92361; 14.21111
Basin countries Norway
Surface area 6.54 km2 (2.53 sq mi)
Shore length1 26.36 kilometres (16.38 mi)
Surface elevation 322 metres (1,056 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Sokumvatnet is a lake that lies in the municipality of Gildeskål in Nordland county, Norway. Sokumvatnet is located about 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) southeast of the village of Inndyr. It lies just south of the lake Litle Sokumvatnet and northeast of the lake Langvatnet.[1] The lake serves as a reservoir for the Sundsfjord Hydroelectric Power Station.[2]

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  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Sokumvatnet" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2012-02-17.
  2. ^ SKS produksjon: Sundsfjord. Archived 2017-02-02 at the Wayback Machine.