Nimelen

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Nimelen

 

a river in the Khabarovsk Krai, RSFSR, a left tributary of the Amgun’ River (lower Amur basin). It is 311 km long and drains an area of 14,100 sq km. The Nimelen originates in the Iam-Alin’ Range. It is fed primarily by rain. High water lasts from May through September. The mean flow rate 41 km from the mouth is 118 cu m per sec.

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