Moder (river)

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Pfaelzerwaldkarte Flussgebiete Moder.png
Map of the Moder's drainage basin
Origin Moderfeld
48°53′44″N 07°18′58″E / 48.89556°N 7.31611°E / 48.89556; 7.31611
Mouth Rhine
48°50′13″N 08°06′12″E / 48.83694°N 8.10333°E / 48.83694; 8.10333Coordinates: 48°50′13″N 08°06′12″E / 48.83694°N 8.10333°E / 48.83694; 8.10333
Basin countries France
Length 93 km (58 mi)
Source elevation 330 m (1,080 ft)
Mouth elevation 115 m (377 ft)
Avg. discharge 16.6 m3/s (590 cu ft/s) at mouth
Basin area 1,720 km2 (660 sq mi)
The Moder at Haguenau

The Moder (French: la Moder, German: die Moder) is a 93 km (58 mi) long river in northeastern France, left tributary of the river Rhine. Its source is near the hamlet Moderfeld, in the commune of Zittersheim. It joins the Rhine near the Iffezheim Lock, in Germany.


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