TOP 10: Longest Rivers in the World

Following are the top ten rivers that largest in the world:

TOP 10: Longest Rivers in the World

Rivers are only major source of fresh water which comes from straight from the mountainous glaciers and flows through the land until they reach to the basin of a sea or ocean. Currently, there are many rivers flowing through apexes of land, which by their length, Drainage area and the average discharge of water into the seas are categorized. The top ten largest rivers in the world are considered to have great length, width and depth. Following are the top ten rivers that largest in the world:

RANK RIVER NAME LENGTH (KM)
1 Nile  6,650 km
2 Amazon  6,400 km
3 Yangtze  6,300 km
4 Mississippi  6,275 km
5 Yenisei  5,539 km
6 Yellow  5,464 km
7 Ob (Irtysh)  5,410 km
8 Parana  4,876 km
9 Congo (Chambeshi)  4,700 km
10 Amur  4,444 km

 

 

 

 

 

 

Previous Image
Next Image

info heading

info content


Related Post

TITANIC DISASTER: 12 true facts you need to know
views 324
Most of us have seen the movie Titanic, the second grossing film of all time. It gave us a glimpse of what it might have been like to be on that voyag...
AOKIGAHARA: Inside Japan’s Suicide Forest
views 898
The Aokigahara Forest is a lonely place to die. So dense is the vegetation at the foot of Japan's Mount Fuji, it is all too easy to disappear among th...
‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ is 2014’s 1st film to e...
views 95
'Transformers: Age of Extinction' becomes first film of 2014 to earn around 1 billion dollars. The Paramount title was now all but assured of becoming...
PICTURES: Michael Jackson’s $100 Million home for sale
views 200
The very very rich will finally have their chance to buy an iconic piece of pop's past with Michael Jackson's famed Neverland Ranch hitting the market...
10 facts you didn’t know about Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella
views 67
1. He's a huge cricket fan In an interview with Hyderabad's Deccan Chronicle last summer, Nadella reflected on how playing the sport had an impact on...

SHARE WHAT YOU THINK