Uruguay River

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Uruguay River
Río Uruguay, Rio Uruguai
River
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Sunset in the Uruguay River, frae Misiones, Argentinae
Kintras Argentinae, Brazil, Uruguay
Soorce
 - elevation 1,800 m (5,906 ft)
Mooth Río de la Plata
 - elevation 0 m (0 ft)
 - coordinates 34°12′S 58°18′W / 34.200°S 58.300°W / -34.200; -58.300Coordinates: 34°12′S 58°18′W / 34.200°S 58.300°W / -34.200; -58.300 [1]
Lenth 1,838 km (1,140 mi) [2]
Basin 365,000 km2 (140,000 sq mi) [3]
Discharge
 - average 5,500 m3/s (194,000 cu ft/s) [3]
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Cairt o Uruguay River's basin

The Uruguay River (Spaingie: Río Uruguay, Spaingie pronunciation: [uɾuˈɣwai]; Portuguese: Rio Uruguai, Portuguese pronunciation: [uɾuˈɡwaj]) is a river in Sooth Americae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Uruguay River at GEOnet Names Server
  2. "Río de la Plata". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 14 August 2010. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 Varis, Olli; Tortajada, Cecilia; Biswas, Asit K. (2008). Management of Transboundary Rivers and Lakes. Springer. p. 272. ISBN 978-3-540-74926-4.