Dataset of the longest rivers in the Asia. The Yangtze river or Chang Jiang (which also means "Long River" in Chinese) of China flows the furthest in Asia at 6,300km. It drains from an area 1/5 the size of China (1.8 million sq km ) and outflows to the East China Sea.
The Yenisei–Angara–Selenge–Ider river system takes second spot with a length of 5,539 km, flowing from Mongolia to the Kara Sea in Siberia, Russia. Another great river of China, the Yellow River (Huang He) is the third longest at 5,464km. Originating in the Bayan Har Mountains in Qinghai province of Western China, it flows through nine provinces and empties into the Bohai Sea near the city of Dongying in the Shandong province.
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