The largest rivers in the world

Amur River

Amur River is also known as Heilong Jiang, it’s a Chinese language word which means Black Dragon. This River has a symbolic history between Chinese and Russian relations.
Amur River is located on the borders of China and Russia, and faced many other rivers confluence.
Length:         4444 KM

Discharge:    1084,160 Cubic Feet / Second

Continent:    Asia

Countries:    Russia, China

Parana River

Parana River is the second longest river of South America. This River is the great source of energy and has many famous tourist spots.
Parana is the combination of 3 Tupi language words (para rehe onava) which means “like the sea”.
Parana has the largest waterfall in the world, known as Iguazu Falls, located on the borders of Brazil and Argentina.


Length:         4880 KM

Discharge:    610,600 Cubic Feet / Second

Continent:    South America

Countries:    Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina

Congo River

Congo River is the second longest river in Africa and the deepest river in the world. The debt of Congo River is 750 Feet. The surrounding area of the river is covered with rainy forests.
Congo River is the life line of their host countries. It is also a good point for tourists.


Length:         4700 KM

Discharge:    1500,000 Cubic Feet / Second

Continent:    Africa

Countries:    Zambia, Burundi, Tanzania, Rwanda , Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo, Angola

Ob Irtysh River

 is the longest river in Russia, and the 4th longest river in Asia. It is the confluence of Ob and Irtysh Rivers. Every year the river is freezes for 5 to 6 months.
Ob Irtysh River flows from south to north. It starts from Altai Mountains and ends in the Kara Sea.



Length:         5410 KM

Discharge:    440,600 Cubic Feet / Second

Continent:    Asia

Countries:    China, Kazakhstan, Russia

Yellow River

 is the English name of two Chinese words Huang He which is the real name if this river. 
Yellow River is the second longest river in China. It named because of its color, river water carried yellow silt with flow, which makes the entire river yellow.
It is the birth place of Chinese Civilization and also known as the mother river.


Length:         5464 KM

Discharge:    90,800 Cubic Feet / Second

Continent:    Asia

Countries:    China

Yenisei Angara River

 is the longest river in Russia and the second largest river in Asia. It flows from Mongolia to Kara Sea. The maximum debt of Yenisei Angara River is 80 Feet.
Yenisei Angara is the confluence of two rivers Yenisei River and Angara River. It is the largest river system which flows into the Arctic Ocean.


Length:         5536 KM

Discharge:    692,167 Cubic Feet / Second

Continent:    Asia

Countries:    Mongolia, Russia

Mississippi

Mississippi name comes from the French word Messipi, which means Great River.
Mississippi River is the longest river in United State and the fourth longest river in the world. It flow from the North Woods of Minnesota State, and after the confluence with Ohio River and Arkansas River it gone in to the Gulf of Mexico.


Length:         5971 KM

Discharge:    593,000 Cubic Feet / Second

Continent:    North America

County:        United State