Morávka River near Raškovice.
|- location||Moravian-Silesian Beskids, Cieszyn Silesia|
|- elevation||880 m (2,890 ft)|
|Length||29.6 km (18.4 mi)|
|Basin size||149.3 km2 (57.6 sq mi)|
|- average||3.73 m3/s (132 cu ft/s) near estuary|
|Progression||Ostravice→ Oder→ Baltic Sea|
It originates on the slope of Sulov mountain in the Moravian-Silesian Beskids in the elevation of 880 m, near the border with Slovakia. It then flows in northwestward direction through the sparsely populated area. Some 10 km from the source a dam was built in 1961-1966. Lower course of the river is unique due to its natural character and as such it is protected. Morávka enters to the Ostravice River from the right side in Frýdek.
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