Hassel (river)

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Hassel (river)
Stieger See (mit kl Insel).jpg
The Untere Teich in Stiege
Location Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Source south of Stiege
51°38′17″N 10°52′58″E / 51.6381583°N 10.8828028°E / 51.6381583; 10.8828028Coordinates: 51°38′17″N 10°52′58″E / 51.6381583°N 10.8828028°E / 51.6381583; 10.8828028
Source height 535 m above sea level
Mouth in the Rappbode Reservoir into the Rappbode
51°43′00″N 10°49′10″E / 51.7167361°N 10.81944°E / 51.7167361; 10.81944
Basin Elbe
Progression Rappbode → Bode → Saale → Elbe → North Sea
Lakes passed Oberer Teich, Unterer Teich
Reservoirs passed Hassel Auxiliary Dam

The Hassel is a river in the East Harz Mountains in Germany. It flows through several municipalities including Stiege and the town of Hasselfelde. Its sources is located not far from Stiege. After about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) it flows into the Hassel Auxiliary Dam and later into the Rappbode Reservoir.