Ilet River

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Elnet, Ilet, İllät River
Reka Ilet.jpg
River Ilet in the Republic of Mari El
Country Mari El and Tatarstan, Russia
Physical characteristics
Main source Mari El
River mouth Kuybyshev Reservoir, Volga
53 m (174 ft)
Length 204 km (127 mi)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    1,180 m3/s (42,000 cu ft/s) (near mouth)
Basin features
Basin size 6,471 km2 (2,498 sq mi)

Ilet (Mari: Элнет, Elnet, Russian: Илеть, Ilet, Tatar: Cyrillic Илләт, Latin İllät) is a river in Mari El, Russia. Major tributaries are the Ashit, Yushut, Voncha and Petyalka. Minimum mineralization is 1000–1400 mg/l. Tourism and rafting are popular.


Coordinates: 55°52′13″N 48°21′22″E / 55.87028°N 48.35611°E / 55.87028; 48.35611