Pärnu (river)

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Pärnu
Pärnu jõgi.jpg
The Pärnu
Origin Central Estonian Plain
Mouth Gulf of Riga
Basin countries Estonia, Latvia
Length 144 km
Source elevation 76.2 m
Avg. discharge 64.4 m³/s
Basin area 6,920 km²

The Pärnu (Estonian: Pärnu jõgi) is a river in Estonia that drains into the Gulf of Riga at Pärnu. At 144 km, it is one of the longest rivers in Estonia, with a basin area of 6,920 km² and an average discharge of 64.4 m³/s.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pärnu River Basin Management Plan" (PDF). AS Maves http://www.maves.ee. Retrieved 2009-11-09. 

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Coordinates: 58°23′N 24°29′E / 58.383°N 24.483°E / 58.383; 24.483