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Encyclopedia > Inn River
Inn
The river Inn, flowing through Innsbruck.
Origin Swiss Alps
Mouth Danube
Basin countries Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Italy
Length 517 km
Source elevation 2484 m
Avg. discharge
Watershed area 25,700 km²

The Inn is a river in Switzerland, Austria and Germany. It is a tributary of the Danube and 517 km in length. The river Inn, flowing through Innsbruck. ... The Swiss Alps are the central portion of the Alps mountain range that lies within Switzerland. ... The Danube (Donau in German; Dunaj in Slovak; Duna in Hungarian; Dunav in Croatian; Дунав/Dunav in Serbian; Дунав in Bulgarian; Dunăre in Romanian; Дунай (Dunay) in Ukrainian; Danuvius in Latin) is Europes second-longest river (after the Volga). ... A watershed is a region of land where water drains downhill into a specified body of water, such as a river, lake, sea, ocean or wetland. ... The source of a river or stream may be a lake, a spring, or a collection of headwaters. ... In hydrology, the discharge of a river is the volume of water transported by it in a certain amount of time. ... A watershed is a region of land where water drains downhill into a specified body of water, such as a river, lake, sea, ocean or wetland. ... The Murray River in Australia. ... A tributary (or affluent or confluent) is a contributory stream, a river that does not reach the sea, but joins another major river (a parent river), to which it contributes its waters, swelling its discharge. ... The Danube (Donau in German; Dunaj in Slovak; Duna in Hungarian; Dunav in Croatian; Дунав/Dunav in Serbian; Дунав in Bulgarian; Dunăre in Romanian; Дунай (Dunay) in Ukrainian; Danuvius in Latin) is Europes second-longest river (after the Volga). ...


The source is located in the Swiss Alps above the Engadin region. It runs eastwards through the Austrian state of Tyrol and its capital, Innsbruck, and passes the border to Bavaria near Kufstein. The Swiss Alps are the central portion of the Alps mountain range that lies within Switzerland. ... Lej da Segl and Lej da Silvaplauna, Upper Engadin Piz Roseg and Vadret da Roseg as seen from Fuorcla Surlej The Engadin is a high-lying east-west valley in the south of the Inn River in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland, famous for its sunny climate and... This article is about the Tyrol, the region in the eastern Alps. ... Innsbruck City Center Innsbruck and Nordkette from south // Geography Innsbruck is a city in western Austria, and the capital of the Tyrol province. ... The Free State of Bavaria  (German: Freistaat Bayern), with an area of 70,553 km² (27,241 square miles) and 12. ... Kufstein is an old city in Tyrol, Austria. ...


On Bavarian territory the river runs northwards and passes the cities of Rosenheim, Wasserburg and Waldkraiburg; then it turns east, runs through Mühldorf and Neuötting and is enlarged by two major affluents, the Alz and the Salzach. Rosenheim is a town in Bavaria (Germany) on the river Inn, at 47°51′ N 12°8′ E. It is seat of administration of the district of Rosenheim, but is not a part of it. ... Wasserburg am Inn is a town in the district Rosenheim in Upper Bavaria (Germany) in a valley called Inntal, named after the Inn river. ... Mühldorf is a town in Bavaria, Germany, and the capital of the district Mühldorf. ... The Salzach is a river in Austria. ...


From here to its border it forms the border between Germany (Bavaria) and Austria (Upper Austria). Cities on this last section of the river are Simbach, Braunau and Schärding. In the city of Passau the Inn finally enters the Danube. Upper Austria (Ober sterreich) is one of the nine federal states or Bundesl nder of Austria. ... Simbach am Inn is a town in the Rottal-Inn district of Bavaria, Germany, on the Austrian border (coterminous with the River Inn), fronting the Austrian city of Braunau. ... Braunau am Inn is a city in the Innviertel (River Inn area) of Upper Austria (Oberösterreich), the north-western province of Austria. ... Old Town of Passau Passau (Latin: Batavia) is a town in Niederbayern, Eastern Bavaria, Germany, known also as Dreiflüssestadt (the City of three rivers), because the Danube River is joined there by the Inn River from the South, and the Ilz River coming out of the Bavarian Forest to the...


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Inn River - definition of Inn River in Encyclopedia (174 words)
The Inn is a river in Switzerland, Austria and Germany.
On Bavarian territory the river runs northwards and passes the cities of Rosenheim, Wasserburg and Waldkraiburg; then it turns east, runs through Mühldorf and Neuötting and is enlarged by two major affluents, the Alz and the Salzach.
Cities on this last section of the river are Simbach, Braunau and Schärding.
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