Vorkuta (river)

The Vorkuta (Russian: Воркута) is a river in Komi Republic, Russia. It is a right tributary of the Usa. It is 182 kilometres (113 mi) long, and has a drainage basin of 4,550 square kilometres (1,760 sq mi).[1] The city Vorkuta lies on its banks.[2]

Vorkuta
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Vorkuta
Physical characteristics
MouthUsa
 • coordinates
67°02′50″N 63°38′28″E / 67.0472°N 63.6411°E / 67.0472; 63.6411Coordinates: 67°02′50″N 63°38′28″E / 67.0472°N 63.6411°E / 67.0472; 63.6411
Length182 km (113 mi)
Basin size4,550 km2 (1,760 sq mi)
Basin features
ProgressionUsaPechoraBarents Sea

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Река ВОРКУТА in the State Water Register of Russia". textual.ru (in Russian).
  2. ^ Воркута (река в Архангельской обл.), Great Soviet Encyclopedia