Malka River

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Malka River (Russian: Малка), also known as Balyksu River (Russian: Балыксу), is a river in Kabardino-Balkaria in Russia, Terek's left tributary. The river is 210 kilometres (130 mi) long, and its drainage basin covers 10,000 square kilometres (3,900 sq mi). The Malka originates in the glaciers on the northern slopes of Mount Elbrus. Its main tributary is the Baksan River. The town of Prokhladny is along the Malka.

Coordinates: 43°26′30″N 42°32′52″E / 43.44167°N 42.54778°E / 43.44167; 42.54778