Anoia (river)

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Riu Anoia - Igualada 2.JPG
The Anoia River in Igualada
Origin Calaf, Argençola
Mouth Llobregat River in Martorell
Basin countries Spain
Length 68 kilometres (42 mi)
Source elevation 800 metres (2,600 ft)
Avg. discharge 2.37 cubic metres per second (84 cu ft/s)
Basin area 929.4 square kilometres (358.8 sq mi)[1]
River system Llobregat

The Anoia (Noya in Spanish) is a river in Catalonia, Spain, most of whose course is within the comarca of the same name. Its source is in the municipality of Veciana (Anoia) at an elevation of about 650 metres (2,130 ft). It passes through Igualada and crosses the Prelitoral Range at Capellades. It then passes through Sant Sadurní d'Anoia (Alt Penedès) before joining the Llobregat from the right at Martorell (Baix Llobregat).

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  1. ^ Panareda i Clopés, Josep Maria (1996). Resum de geografia física de Catalunya. EUMO. ISBN 8476027567. 

Coordinates: 41°35′6.71″N 1°33′50.5″E / 41.5851972°N 1.564028°E / 41.5851972; 1.564028