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What is the longest river in world?

The World's Longest Rivers By Length
  1. Nile River – 6,693 km. Although most of us recognize the Nile as the lifeline of Egypt, the Nile is, in fact, an international river shared by 11 countries in Africa.
  2. Amazon River – 6,436 km.
  3. Yangtze River – 6,378 km.
  4. Mississippi/Missouri – 5,970 km.
  5. Yenisei/Angara – 5,539 km.

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Keeping this in view, what is the longest river in the world 2019?

The River Nile

Also, which is the longest river in the world Nile or Amazon? The Amazon is considered the world's largest river by volume, but scientists have believed it is slightly shorter than Africa's Nile. The Brazilian scientists' 14-day expedition extended the Amazon's length by about 176 miles (284 kilometers), making it 65 miles (105 kilometers) longer than the Nile.

Herein, which is the longest river in the world?

The Nile

Is the Nile the longest river in the world?

Flowing northward through the tropical climate of eastern Africa and into the Mediterranean Sea, the Nile river is the longest river in the world at 4,135 miles (6,650 kilometers), according to the U.S. National Park Service.

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