Country Italy
Main source near Zocca
830 m (2,720 ft)
River mouth Reno
Basin size 400 km2 (150 sq mi)
Physical characteristics
Length 60 km (37 mi)
  • Average rate:
    5 m3/s (180 cu ft/s)

The Samoggia is a river in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy.[1] The source of the river is in the province of Modena near Zocca.[2] The river flows northeast into the province of Bologna and flows near Bazzano, Crespellano, Piumazzo, Anzola dell'Emilia and San Giovanni in Persiceto before entering the Reno east of Decima. The Samoggia has a tributary called the Lavino that flows into it near San Giovanni in Persiceto.


  1. The Times Comprehensive Atlas of the World (13 ed.). London: Times Books. 2011. p. 76 K6. ISBN 9780007419135.
  2. Hammond World Atlas (6 ed.). Hammond World Atlas Corporation. 2010. p. 69. ISBN 9780843715606.

Coordinates: 44°41′N 11°16′E / 44.683°N 11.267°E / 44.683; 11.267

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