Satkula

The Satkula is a small stream of Saxony, Germany. The source of the Satkula is located in the village Kleinhänchen, municipality of Burkau/Porchow, Lusatia, Germany, in the Lusatian Highlands (Lausitzer Bergland). It is a right tributary of the Klosterwasser, which it joins near Räckelwitz. Satkula is a symbolic river for Sorbs in Lusatia.

Satkula
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The Satkula mouth to Klosterwasser near Räckelwitz.
Location
CountryGermany, Saxony, Upper Lusatia
Physical characteristics
Source 
 • locationUpper Lusatia
Mouth 
 • location
Klosterwasser
 • coordinates
51°15′09″N 14°13′46″E / 51.2524°N 14.2294°E / 51.2524; 14.2294Coordinates: 51°15′09″N 14°13′46″E / 51.2524°N 14.2294°E / 51.2524; 14.2294
Length±11.4 km (7.1 mi)
Basin size57 km2 (22 sq mi)
Discharge 
 • average1.01 m3/s (36 cu ft/s)
Basin features
ProgressionKlosterwasserBlack ElsterElbeNorth Sea

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