Qin River

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Qin River
Native name Qin He
Country China
Physical characteristics
Main source Qinyuan county, Shanxi
River mouth Yellow River, in Wuzhi county, Henan
34°58′30″N 113°31′8″E / 34.97500°N 113.51889°E / 34.97500; 113.51889Coordinates: 34°58′30″N 113°31′8″E / 34.97500°N 113.51889°E / 34.97500; 113.51889
Length 485 km (301 mi)
Basin features
Basin size 13,500 km2 (5,200 sq mi)
Qin River
Chinese

The Qin River is a tributary of the Yellow River in southeast Shanxi, China. It rises in Qinyuan County, Shanxi, and joins the Yellow River in Wuzhi County, Henan. The river is 485 km (301 mi) long and has a catchment area of 13,500 km2 (5,200 sq mi).[1] Its largest tributary is the Dan River (丹河).

References

  1. ^ Cihai, Shanghai Cishu Chubanshe, Shanghai 2002, ISBN 7-5326-0839-5, S.1350.
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