Tip Of South America Map

South is the opposite of north and is perpendicular to the east and west. Geographically south america is generally considered a continent forming the southern portion of the landmass of the americas south and east of the panamacolombia border by most authorities or south and east of the panama canal by some. South america is intersected by the equator on its norhtern part thus the bulk of the continent lies on the southern hemisphere the mountain ranges of the andes stretch on the western side of the continent while the amazon basin drained by the amazon river running from the slopes of the andes to the atlantic ocean is the main geographical.

tip of south america map