Ognon (Franche-Comté)

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Ognon
Lure Ognon.jpg
The Ognon near Lure.
L'Ognon (bassin de la Saône) (carte).jpg
Map and Location
Origin Vosges mountains
Mouth Saône
47°18′51″N 5°26′4″E / 47.31417°N 5.43444°E / 47.31417; 5.43444 (Saône-Ognon)Coordinates: 47°18′51″N 5°26′4″E / 47.31417°N 5.43444°E / 47.31417; 5.43444 (Saône-Ognon)
Basin countries France
Length 214 km
Source elevation ±900 m
Avg. discharge 36 m³/s
Basin area 2,075 km²

The Ognon is a river of eastern France. It is a left tributary of the Saône, which it joins in Pontailler-sur-Saône. Its source is in Haut-du-Them-Château-Lambert in the Vosges mountains near the Ballon d'Alsace.

The Ognon flows through the following départements and towns:

Tributaries[edit]

Some of its tributaries include:

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