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The Almaș River (Hungarian: Almás-patak ) is a tributary of the river Mureș in Romania. It discharges into the Mureș near Zam. The name in Hungarian means "Apple Creek". The Romanian name derives from that.[citation needed]

Almaș River
Almás-patak
RaulAlmas (2).JPG
Location
CountryRomania
RegionTransylvania
CountiesHunedoara County
VillagesAlmaș-Săliște, Micănești, Pogănești, Cerbia
Physical characteristics
MouthMureș
 - location
Zam
 - coordinates
46°00′34″N 22°26′05″E / 46.0095°N 22.4348°E / 46.0095; 22.4348Coordinates: 46°00′34″N 22°26′05″E / 46.0095°N 22.4348°E / 46.0095; 22.4348
Basin features
Tributaries 
 - rightCodru, Cireş, Valea Mare
ProgressionMureșTiszaDanubeBlack Sea

ReferencesEdit

  • Administrația Națională Apelor Române – Cadastrul Apelor – Bucharest
  • Institutul de Meteorologie și Hidrologie – Rîurile României – Bucharest, 1971