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Neva (Нева́)
Sunset over Neva river.jpg
Sunset over the Neva river covered with ice
Country The Russian Federation
Region Leningrad Oblast, Saint Petersburg
 - left Mga, Tosna, Izhora River
 - right Okhta
Cities Shlisselburg, Kirovsk, Otradnoye, Saint Petersburg
Source Lake Ladoga
 - elevation 4.3 m (14 ft)
Mouth Neva Bay
 - elevation m (0 ft)
Length 74 km (46 mi)
Basin 281,000 km² (108,495 sq mi)
Discharge mouth
 - average 2,500 /s (88,287 cu ft/s)
Location of the Neva River
Location of the Neva River

The Neva is a river in northwestern Russia. It is 74 kilometres (46 mi) long. It flows into the Gulf of Finland. The city of Saint Petersburg is on its delta.