Arakawa River

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The Arakawa River

The Arakawa River (荒川 Ara-kawa?) is a 173 km long river, and one of the principal rivers flowing through Tokyo.[1]

It originates on Mount Kobushi in Saitama Prefecture, and empties into Tokyo Bay.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Our Planet: Arakawa River". Planet Labs. Retrieved 2 November 2015. 
  2. ^ "(Arakawa - Potomac sister rivers)". Interstate Commission on the Potomac River Basin. 27 January 2012. Archived from the original on December 27, 2013. Retrieved 27 December 2013. 

Coordinates: 36°08′10″N 139°22′06″E / 36.13611°N 139.36833°E / 36.13611; 139.36833