Øvrevatnet

  (Redirected from Øvervatnet (Fauske))

Øvrevatnet or Øvervatnet is a lake that lies in Fauske Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The lake lies about 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) east of the town of Fauske. The 10.98-square-kilometre (4.24 sq mi) lake flows out into the neighboring lake Nedrevatnet to the west.[1]

Øvrevatnet
Øvrevatnet is located in Nordland
Øvrevatnet
Øvrevatnet
Location of the lake
Øvrevatnet is located in Norway
Øvrevatnet
Øvrevatnet
Øvrevatnet (Norway)
LocationFauske, Nordland
Coordinates67°13′N 15°40′E / 67.22°N 15.66°E / 67.22; 15.66Coordinates: 67°13′N 15°40′E / 67.22°N 15.66°E / 67.22; 15.66
Native nameØvervatnet  (Bokmål)
Basin countriesNorway
Max. length10.3 kilometres (6.4 mi)
Max. width4.3 kilometres (2.7 mi)
Surface area10.98 km2 (4.24 sq mi)
Shore length133.11 kilometres (20.57 mi)
Surface elevation1 metre (3 ft 3 in)
ReferencesNVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

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  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Øvrevatnet" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2012-04-03.