Aube River

Infobox River | river_name = Aube


caption =
origin = Champagne-Ardenne
coord|47|45|37|N|5|7|29|E|name=source Aube
mouth = Seine
coord|48|33|26|N|3|43|3|E|name=Seine-Aube|display=inline,title
basin_countries = France
length = 248 km
elevation =
discharge = 34 m³/s
watershed = 3,600 km²
The Aube is a river in France, right tributary of the Seine. It is 248 km long. The river gives its name to the Aube "département".

Its source is in the Haute-Marne "département", on the plateau of Langres, near the town Auberive. It flows through the "départements" Haute-Marne, Côte-d'Or, Aube and Marne. It flows into the river Seine near Marcilly-sur-Seine. Cities along the river include Bar-sur-Aube and Arcis-sur-Aube.

Main tributaries

* Aubette
* Aujon
* Landon
* Voire
* Ravet
* Meldançon
* Puits
* Huitrelle
* Herbissonne
* Barbuise
* Salon
* Superbe

Departments and towns crossed

* Haute-Marne : Auberive
* Côte-d'Or : Montigny-sur-Aube
* Aube : Bar-sur-Aube, Brienne-le-Château, Ramerupt, Arcis-sur-Aube
* Marne : Anglure

ee also

* Rivers of France

References

*http://www.geoportail.fr
* [http://sandre.eaufrance.fr/app/chainage/courdo/htm/F1--0200.php?cg=F1--0200 The Aube at the Sandre database]


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