Piracicaba River (Minas Gerais)

The Piracicaba River is a river of Minas Gerais state in southeastern Brazil. It is a tributary of the Doce River.

Piracicaba River
Rio Piracicaba entre Timóteo e Coronel Fabriciano MG2.JPG
Piracicaba River (Minas Gerais) is located in Brazil
Piracicaba River (Minas Gerais)
Mouth location in Brazil
Native nameRio Piracicaba  (Portuguese)
Physical characteristics
 • locationMinas Gerais state
 • coordinates
19°29′31″S 42°30′57″W / 19.492041°S 42.515763°W / -19.492041; -42.515763Coordinates: 19°29′31″S 42°30′57″W / 19.492041°S 42.515763°W / -19.492041; -42.515763
Basin features
River systemDoce River

The Piracicaba River forms the northern boundary of the Rio Doce State Park until the point where it enters the Doce River from the left.[1]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Marques, Chris, Conheça o Parque Estadual do Rio Doce (in Portuguese), retrieved 2017-02-06