Copiapó River

Copiapó River

Río Copiapó, through the city of Copiapó
Country Chile
Main source 1,230 m (4,040 ft)[1]
River mouth Pacific Ocean
Basin size 11,400 km2 (4,400 sq mi)[1]
Physical characteristics
Length 162 km (101 mi)[1]
  • Average rate:
    3.7 m3/s (130 cu ft/s)[2]

Copiapó River is a river of Chile located in the Atacama Region. Starting at the confluence of the Jorquera and Pulido rivers, the Copiapó flows for only 2.5 km before receiving the waters of the Manflas River.[1]


Coordinates: 27°19′S 70°56′W / 27.317°S 70.933°W / -27.317; -70.933

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