Ammer (Neckar)

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End near Lustnau
Physical characteristics
River mouth 
 - locationNeckar
 - coordinates48°35′02″N 8°51′13″E / 48.5839°N 8.85361°E / 48.5839; 8.85361Coordinates: 48°35′02″N 8°51′13″E / 48.5839°N 8.85361°E / 48.5839; 8.85361
Length22.6 km (14.0 mi) [1]
Basin features
ProgressionNeckarRhineNorth Sea

The About this soundAmmer  is a small river in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, a tributary of the Neckar.

It has its source southwest of Herrenberg. Along the southern edge of the Schönbuch, it flows through Herrenberg, Ammerbuch, Unterjesingen and Tübingen, before it discharges into the Neckar at Tübingen-Lustnau after 22.6 kilometres (14.0 mi).

The following rivers join the Ammer:

  • Aischbach (Herrenberg)
  • Kochhartbach (Ammerbuch-Reusten)
  • Käsbach (Ammerbuch-Pfäffingen)
  • Sulzbach (Ammerbuch-Pfäffingen)
  • Enzbach (Tübingen-Unterjesingen)
  • Himbach (between Tübingen and Unterjesingen)
  • Weilersbach (Tübingen-West)
  • Goldersbach (Tübingen-Lustnau)