Vaupés River

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Vaupés River
Uaupés River
Countries Brazil, Colombia
 - location Guaviare Department, Colombia
Mouth Rio Negro
Length 1,050 km (652 mi) [1]
Vaupés (Uaupés) is in the upper left section
Vaupés (Uaupés) is in the upper left section

The Rio Uaupes is a river in Colombia. It forms part of the border between Colombia and Brazil. In Brazil it joins the Papurí River. Both rivers are then called the Uaupés.

References[change | change source]

  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 from the original on 8 November 2014.

Coordinates: 0°02′03″N 67°16′50″W / 0.0341833°N 67.2806°W / 0.0341833; -67.2806