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Murray River – Australia’s Longest River

Murray River is Australia’s longest river with a length of 2,508 kilometers. It is also the world’s third longest navigable river ranked after Amazon River and

Murray River – Australia’s Longest River

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Missouri River

The Missouri River is the longest river in North America and the 15th longest in the world with a length of 2,341 miles. The drainage area of the river covers total 1,371,000 square kilometers. It flows through...

Missouri River

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Mount Hua

Mount Hua or Mount Huashan is one of the five sacred mountains in China. It is also known as Western Great Mountain. It is located in Weinan City and Huayin City of Shaanxi Province. It measures 2,154 meters in height....

Mount Hua

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Mount Huangshan in China

Mount Huangshan is located in Huangshan City, south of Anhui Province, China. It was designated an official World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1990. This mountain covers an area of 250 square kilometers with an area of 154 square...

Mount Huangshan in China

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Amur River

The Amur River is a major waterway in the north-eastern part of Asia. It is located on the border of China and

Amur River

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Orinoco River

The Orinoco River is one of South America's longest rivers with a length of 1330 miles. It originates from the Sierra Parima Mountains and flows through Venezuela and Columbia and eventually empties into the Atlantic...

Orinoco River

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Sepik River

The Sepik River is one of the largest rivers on the island of New Guinea, south-western Pacific Ocean with a length of more than 900 kilometers. It was originally named as Kaiserin Augusta. The drainage basin of this river covers an...

Sepik River

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Irtysh River

Irtysh River is one of the longest rivers in Asia with a length of 2,640 miles. It begins at the junction point of the Biya and Katun rivers, in the Altai Mountains, and then flows through Siberia to the Gulf of Ob. The...

Irtysh River

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Mount Pinatubo

Mount Pinatubo is an active volcano. It is located in the Luzon Island in the Philippines. It is classified as a stratovolcano as it has tall...

Mount Pinatubo

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Zambezi River

Zambezi River is the fourth longest river in Africa with a length of 2,200 miles. It is also the longest east flowing river in Africa. It originates in the wetlands of the Mwinilunga District of north-western Zambia. The first...

Zambezi River

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Mount Tambora

Mount Tambora is an active volcano located on the island of Sumbawa in Indonesia. It is a stratovolcano. A stratovolcano is steeper than a...

Mount Tambora

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Krakatoa

Krakatoa is an Indonesian volcano which is responsible for an eruption that took place in August 1883. It was one of the most deadly volcanic eruptions of modern history as approximately 36,000 people died. This...

Krakatoa

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Mount Saint Helens

Mount Saint Helens is located in Washington, about 55 miles northeast of Portland, Oregon, and 95 miles south of Seattle. It is a volcano which is a part of the Cascade Mountains. It was recognized as a

Mount Saint Helens

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Arkansas River

Arkansas River is the sixth longest river in the United States with a length of 1,469 miles. This river begins in the states of Colorado and flowing through the states of Kansas and Oklahoma and then into the

Arkansas River

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Mount Saint Elias

Mount Saint Elias is a huge pyramid shaped mountain with an elevation 18,008 feet. It is located on the Canada–United States border, 70 miles...

Mount Saint Elias

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Nanga Parbat

Nanga Parbat is the ninth highest mountain in the world with an elevation of 26,658 feet. It is located at the western end of the Himalayan Range in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of northern Pakistan. It is the highest peak in the Nanga...

Nanga Parbat

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Hudson River

Hudson River is named after Henry Hudson, an English Sea Explorer and navigator who served the Dutch East India Company back in the early 17th century. He explored this river in 1609 for the first time. Initially the river was...

Hudson River

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Saint Lawrence River

Saint Lawrence River is the artery of Saint Lawrence Water System which is one of the largest in the world. This river measures 1,197 kilometers in length. It starts at the outflow of Lake Ontario and passes through several towns and cities in Quebec and Ontario and eventually empties into the...

Saint Lawrence River

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Yukon River

Yukon River is the third longest river in North America with a length of 3,190 kilometers. It is a major watercourse of north-western North America. The drainage basin of this river covers 832,700 square kilometers. Earlier,...

Yukon River

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Mount Tai

Mount Tai is located north of the city of Tai’an, in the mid of Shandong province in China. It is one of the five sacred mountains of China and also the most important of all of them. There are many temples and other monuments...

Mount Tai

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Mackenzie River

Mackenzie River is a major river system in north-western North America. It drains an area of about 697,000 square miles which is the largest of any river in

Mackenzie River

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Blue Ridge Mountains

Blue Ridge Mountains is a segment of the Appalachian Mountains in the United States. This mountain range is 5 to 65 miles wide, with average elevations of 2,000 to 4,000 feet. These mountains go across the...

Blue Ridge Mountains

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Longs Peak

Longs Peak is one of the most coveted peaks in Colorado. It has an elevation of 14,259 feet. It is located in Boulder county, north-central Colorado, United States. It towers above all other summits in Rocky...

Longs Peak

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Snake River

The Snake River is a major river in the United States located in the greater Pacific Northwest. It is the ninth longest river in the country with a length of 1,735 kilometers. It is the largest tributary of the...

Snake River

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Red River

The Red River is a tributary of the Mississippi River and has a length of about 1,360 miles long. It begins at the confluence of the Bois de Sioux and Otter Tail rivers and flows north. It flows into the...

Red River

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