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Krutvatnet (Southern Sami: Kruvhtegenjaevrie) is a lake in the municipality of Hattfjelldal in Nordland county, Norway. It lies about 7.5 kilometres (4.7 mi) east of the lake Røssvatnet and about 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) west of the border with Sweden. The Norwegian National Road 73 runs on the southern shore of the lake on its way from Hattfjelldal to Tärnaby in Sweden.[1]

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Location Hattfjelldal, Nordland
Coordinates 65°41′31″N 14°24′51″E / 65.69194°N 14.41417°E / 65.69194; 14.41417Coordinates: 65°41′31″N 14°24′51″E / 65.69194°N 14.41417°E / 65.69194; 14.41417
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 7.3 kilometres (4.5 mi)
Max. width 2.1 kilometres (1.3 mi)
Surface area 9.9 km2 (3.8 sq mi)
Shore length1 23.40 kilometres (14.54 mi)
Surface elevation 586 metres (1,923 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

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  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Krutvatnet" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-11-16.