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Country France
Physical characteristics
Main source Verjon
235 m (771 ft)
46°20′33″N 05°21′34″E / 46.34250°N 5.35944°E / 46.34250; 5.35944
River mouth Seille
177 m (581 ft)
46°37′45″N 05°13′05″E / 46.62917°N 5.21806°E / 46.62917; 5.21806Coordinates: 46°37′45″N 05°13′05″E / 46.62917°N 5.21806°E / 46.62917; 5.21806
Length 61.6 km (38.3 mi)
  • Average rate:
    13 m3/s (460 cu ft/s)
Basin features
Progression SeilleSaôneRhôneMediterranean Sea
Basin size 680 km2 (260 sq mi)

The Solnan (French: le Solnan) is a 61.6-kilometre (38.3 mi) long river in the Ain and Saône-et-Loire departments in eastern France.[1] Its source is at Verjon, in the Jura Mountains. It flows generally north-northwest. It is a left tributary of the Seille into which it flows at Louhans.

Its main tributaries are the Sevron and the Vallière.

Departments and communes along its course[edit]

This list is ordered from source to mouth: