Syr Darya

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Syr Darya/سیردریا
Jaxartes, Sayhoun
River
Syr Darya river.jpg
Syr Darya at Kyzylorda, Kazakhstan
Kintras Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan
Tributaries
 - left Kara
 - right Naryn, Chirciq, Arys, Chu, Sarysu
Ceeties Khujand, TJ, Tashkent, UZ, Turkestan, KZ, Kyzylorda, KZ
Soorce Confluence o Naryn an Kara Darya
 - location Fergana Valley, Uzbekistan
 - elevation 400 m (1,312 ft)
 - coordinates
Mooth Aral Sea
 - location Kazaly, Kazakhstan
 - elevation 42 m (138 ft)
 - coordinates
Lenth 2,212 km (1,374 mi)
Basin 402,760 km2 (155,507 sq mi)
Dischairge
 - average 1,180 m3/s (41,671 cu ft/s) [1]
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Cairt o the wattershed o Syr Darya. Aral Sea boondaries are c. 1960.

The Syr Darya[pronunciation?] (Persie: سيردريا‎; Tajik: Сирдарё; Kazakh: Сырдария ; Arabic: سيحون‎; Uzbek: Sirdaryo), an aa transliteratit Syrdarya or Sirdaryo, is a river in Central Asie, sometimes kent as the Jaxartes or Yaxartes[pronunciation?] frae its Auncient Greek name Ἰαξάρτης.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Daene C. McKinney. "Cooperative Management of Transboundary Water Resources in Central Asia" (PDF). Ce.utexas.edu. Retrieved 2014-02-07.