Anseba River

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Anseba Shet'
Country Eritrea
Main source Eritrean Highlands
River mouth into Barka River near Per Tokar
River system Barka River
Basin size 12,100 km2 (4,700 sq mi)[1]
Physical characteristics
Length 346 km (215 mi)

The Anseba River (Tigrinya: ኣንሰባ?) is a tributary of the Barka River in Eritrea with a length of 346 kilometers. It rises in the Eritrean Highlands outside Asmara and flows in a northwestern direction through Keren. It merges with the Barka River near the border with Sudan.


Coordinates: 17°00′18″N 37°25′25″E / 17.00500°N 37.42361°E / 17.00500; 37.42361