Flowing into the Atlantic Ocean at a rate of more than seven million cubic feet per second, the Amazon carries more water than the next seven largest rivers in the world combined.

Flowing into the Atlantic Ocean at a rate of more than seven million cubic feet per second, the Amazon carries more water than the next seven largest rivers in the world combined.

The Amazon, which has the largest drainage basin in the world, about 7,050,000 square kilometres (2,720,000 sq mi), accounts for approximately one-fifth of the world’s total river flow.

Sources include Wikipedia.





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