Red Volta

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Red Volta
Volta river black white red descriptions.PNG
Volta river black white red descriptions.PNG
Red Volta shown in red
Location
CountryBurkina Faso, Ghana
Physical characteristics
MouthVolta River
 - location
Lake Volta
 - coordinates
10°34′00″N 00°30′00″W / 10.56667°N 0.50000°W / 10.56667; -0.50000Coordinates: 10°34′00″N 00°30′00″W / 10.56667°N 0.50000°W / 10.56667; -0.50000
Length320 km (200 mi)
Basin size73,000 km2 (28,000 sq mi)
Discharge 
 - locationMouth
Basin features
Tributaries 
 - leftWhite Volta
 - rightWhite Volta

The Red Volta is a waterway flowing located in West Africa. It emerges near Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso and has a length of about 320 km which it joins the White Volta in Ghana.

The river is primarily located in Burkina Faso and forms a segment of the international border between Burkina Faso and Ghana. It flows through Ghana's Upper East region and flows empties into the White Volta.

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