Xingu River

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Xingu River
Rio Xingu.jpg
Xingu river frae space, dounstream section.
Kintra Brazil
Tributaries
 - left Iriri River
Mooth Amazon River
 - coordinates 1°31′59″S 52°14′30″W / 1.53306°S 52.24167°W / -1.53306; -52.24167Coordinates: 1°31′59″S 52°14′30″W / 1.53306°S 52.24167°W / -1.53306; -52.24167
Lenth 1,640 km (1,019 mi) [1]
Xingurivermap.png
Cairt o the Amazon Basin wi the Xingu River heichlichtit

The Xingu River (Portuguese: Rio Xingu, Portuguese pronunciation: [ɕĩˈɡu], /ʃiŋˈɡ/ sheeng-GOO) is a 1,640 km (1,019 mi)[1] river in north Brazil. It is a sootheast tributary o the Amazon River.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ziesler, R.; Ardizzone, G.D. (1979). "Amazon River System". The Inland waters of Latin America. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. ISBN 92-5-000780-9. Archived frae the oreeginal on 8 November 2014.