The following article provides the details regarding the list of longest rivers in the world.
The top most position in the list is grabbed by Nile that has a length of 6650Km and the river outflows in Mediterranean. At the 2nd position is Amazon with length of 6400 KM and out flowing in Atlantic Ocean.
Yangtze River with 6300 Km of length stands at the 3rd position and the river outflows in the East China Sea. The 4th and the 5th position goes to Mississippi with length of 6275 Km and Yenisei – Angara-Selenge with length of 5539 Km respectively.
At the 6th position is Yellow River with 5464 Km of length followed by Ob-Irtysh with length of 5410Km. Parana-Rio de la plata outflows in Gulf of Ob and has a length of 5410 Km and stands at the 8th position while the Congo –Chambeshi of 4880 Km is at the 9th position.
With length of 4444 Km, Amur-Argun stands at 10th position while the Lena with 4400 Km length is at 11th position. Mekong is at the 12 position and it has length of 4350 Km. Besides these other longest rivers include Mackenzie-Peace-Finlay, Niger, Murray-Darling, Tocantins-Araguaia, Volga, Shatt al-Arab-Euphrates, Madeira-Mamore-Grande-Caine-Rocha, Purus, Yukon, Indus, Sao Francisco, Syr Darya-Naryn and Salween.