City of Concepción by Biobío River, Chile36.8S 73W
The Biobío River appears as a thick black line cutting through the Chilean landscape in this orthorectified image. The river is the widest river in Chile, with an average width of 1 km.
It is also the second largest river in Chile, originating from Icalma and Galletué Lakes in the Andes and flowing 380 km to the Gulf of Arauco on the Pacific Ocean. The city of Concepción can be seen near the mouth on the right bank.