Stura di Demonte

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Stura di Demonte
Pietraporzio-IMG 1017.JPG
The Stura during its Alpine stage
(at Pietraporzio)
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Location within southern Piedmont
Origin Lago della Maddalena, close to the Maddalena Pass
Mouth Tanaro, near Cherasco
Basin countries Italy (Piedmont: Province of Cuneo)
Length 115 km
Source elevation 1990 m [1]
Avg. discharge 47 m³/s
Basin area 1579 km²

Stura di Demonte (Latin: Stura) is a 115 km long river in northwestern Italy (Piedmont). It is a tributary to the river Tanaro, which is a tributary of the river Po. Its source is in the Alps, near the border with France. It flows through Demonte and Cuneo before joining the Tanaro just east of Cherasco.

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Coordinates: 44°40′N 7°53′E / 44.667°N 7.883°E / 44.667; 7.883