The Magra is a 62-kilometre (39 mi) long river of Northern Italy, which runs through Pontremoli, Filattiera, Villafranca in Lunigiana and Aulla in the province of Massa-Carrara (Tuscany); Santo Stefano di Magra, Vezzano Ligure, Arcola, Sarzana and Ameglia in the province of La Spezia (Liguria).
The mouth of the Magra
|⁃ location||Between Monte Borgognone and Monte Tavola|
|⁃ elevation||1,200 m (3,900 ft)|
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|Length||62 km (39 mi)|
|Basin size||1,686 km2 (651 sq mi)|
|⁃ average||40 m3/s (1,400 cu ft/s)|
In Roman times, it was known as the Macra and marked the eastern boundary of the territory of Liguria.