Jade (river)

The Jade (in its upper course: Geestrandtief) is a 30 km (19 mi) long river in Lower Saxony, northwestern Germany. Rising near Oldenburg, it flows into the Jade Bight, a bay of the North Sea, near Varel.

Jade
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Jade flowing into the North sea
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Location
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
Physical characteristics
Mouth 
 • location
North Sea
 • coordinates
53°20′07″N 8°14′35″E / 53.33528°N 8.24306°E / 53.33528; 8.24306Coordinates: 53°20′07″N 8°14′35″E / 53.33528°N 8.24306°E / 53.33528; 8.24306
Length29.7 km (18.5 mi)[1]
Basin size215 km2 (83 sq mi)[1]

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