Drut River

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Drut River
Drut River.jpg
Drut-Aslik-Vabich-Greza Друць-Аслік-Вабіч-Грэза.png
CountryBelarus
Physical characteristics
Main sourceBelarus
River mouthDnieper
Length295 km (183 mi)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    30 m3/s (1,100 cu ft/s)
Basin features
Basin size5,020 km2 (1,940 sq mi)

The Drut or Druć[1] (Belarusian: Друць, [drut͡sʲ]; Russian: Друть, [drutʲ]) is a river in Belarus, a right tributary of Dnieper. It originates in the Orsha Upland in the Belarusian Ridge and flows through Vitebsk, Mogilev and Homiel provinces of Belarus.

Cities of Tolochin and Rogachev are located on the Drut.

The Chihirin Reservoir on the Drut river has an area of 21.1 square kilometers (8.1 sq mi).

Coordinates: 53°03′25″N 30°01′46″E / 53.05694°N 30.02944°E / 53.05694; 30.02944

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