Jingmei River

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Jingmei River
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Map showing the mouth of Jingmei River
Map showing the mouth of Jingmei River
Map showing the mouth of Jingmei River at its confluence with the Xindian River
Country Taiwan
Basin features
River mouth Xindian River above the Fuhe Bridge
22°47′49″N 120°30′42″E / 22.7969°N 120.5117°E / 22.7969; 120.5117Coordinates: 22°47′49″N 120°30′42″E / 22.7969°N 120.5117°E / 22.7969; 120.5117
River system Tamsui River
Basin size 113.72 km2 (43.91 sq mi)
Physical characteristics
Length 28.25 km (17.55 mi)

The Jingmei River (Chinese: 景美溪; pinyin: Jǐngměi Xī; Wade–Giles: Ching3-mei3 Hsi1)[1] is a major tributary of the Xindian River,[2] which itself is a major tributary of the Tamsui River, Taiwan.[3][4] It is located between the Taipei Basin and Beishi River basin and flows through New Taipei City and the capital Taipei City for 28.1 kilometers,[2] before joining the Xindian River at the border of Wenshan District, Taipei, and Yonghe District, New Taipei City, above the Fuhe Bridge.[4]

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  1. ^ "GeoNames Search". Geographic Names Database. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, USA. Retrieved 14 June 2016. 
  2. ^ a b 鄧天德 (June 1988). "景美溪流域之地形與水文特徵" [A Study of the Topographical and Hydrologic Characteristics of the Chingmei Stream Basin]. Retrieved 14 June 2016. 
  3. ^ "Tamsui River" (in Chinese). Water Resources Agency, Ministry of Economic Affairs. Retrieved 14 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b "景美溪". GoogleMaps. Retrieved 14 June 2016.