The Zigan (Bashkir: Егән, Russian: Зиган), is a river in Bashkortostan, Russia, a right tributary of the Belaya. The river is 98 kilometres (61 mi) long, and the area of its drainage basin is 1,550 square kilometres (600 sq mi).[1] The Kiyauk and the Sikasya are tributaries of the Zigan.

Zigan
Zigan.jpg
Native nameЗиган
Location
CountryRussia
Physical characteristics
MouthBelaya
 • coordinates
53°50′35″N 56°13′23″E / 53.8431°N 56.223°E / 53.8431; 56.223Coordinates: 53°50′35″N 56°13′23″E / 53.8431°N 56.223°E / 53.8431; 56.223
Length98 km (61 mi)
Basin size1,550 km2 (600 sq mi)
Basin features
ProgressionBelayaKamaVolgaCaspian Sea
Tributaries 
 • leftKiyauk
 • rightSikasya

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