Vuolep Sårjåsjávrre

Vuolep Sårjåsjávrre (English: Lower Lake Sårjås) is a lake which lies on the border between Norway and Sweden. The western part lies in Fauske Municipality in Nordland county, Norway, and the eastern part lies in Jokkmokk Municipality in Norrbotten County, Sweden. The 7.17-square-kilometre (2.77 sq mi) lake lies just to the east of the large Blåmannsisen glacier[1] and smaller neighboring lake Bajep Sårjåsjávrre (Upper Lake Sårjås).

Vuolep Sårjåsjávrre
Location of the lake
Location of the lake
Vuolep Sårjåsjávrre
Location of the lake
Location of the lake
Vuolep Sårjåsjávrre
Location of the lake
Location of the lake
Vuolep Sårjåsjávrre
LocationFauske, Nordland and Jokkmokk, Norrbotten
Coordinates67°13′25″N 16°21′37″E / 67.2236°N 16.3602°E / 67.2236; 16.3602Coordinates: 67°13′25″N 16°21′37″E / 67.2236°N 16.3602°E / 67.2236; 16.3602
Basin countriesSweden and Norway
Max. length6 kilometres (3.7 mi)
Max. width2 kilometres (1.2 mi)
Surface area7.17 km2 (2.77 sq mi)
Shore length128.52 kilometres (17.72 mi)
Surface elevation820 metres (2,690 ft)
ReferencesNVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

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  1. ^ "Vuolep Sårjåsjávrre" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2012-04-02.