Ilet River

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Elnet, Ilet, İllät River
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River Ilet in the Republic of Mari El
Origin Mari El
Mouth Kuybyshev Reservoir, Volga
Basin countries Mari El and Tatarstan, Russia
Length 204 km (127 mi)
Avg. discharge 1,180 m3/s (42,000 cu ft/s) (near mouth)
Basin area 6,471 km2 (2,498 sq mi)

Ilet (Mari: Элнет, Elnet, Russian: Илеть, Ilet, Tatar Cyrillic: Илләт, Latin: İllät) is a river in Mari El, Russia. Major tributaries are the Ashit, Yushut, Voncha and Petyalka. Minimum mineralization is 1000-1400 mg/l. Tourism and rafting are popular.


Coordinates: 55°52′13″N 48°21′22″E / 55.87028°N 48.35611°E / 55.87028; 48.35611