Ranebennur is the largest taluk in Karnataka’s Haveri district. It's about 300 kilometres northwest of Bengaluru, Karnataka's capital. The geographical centre of Karnataka is Ranebennuru. 14.62°N 75.62°E. Its average elevation is 605 metres (1,985 feet). The Tungabhadra, one of Karnataka's most significant rivers, runs along RanebennurTaluk's southern boundary. Another river, the Kumadvathi, enters Ranebennurtaluk from Hirekerurtaluk, flowing from MadaghMasur Lake , and then it joins the Tungabhadra River.