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Elevation extremes / highest point

This page shows the value of the Elevation extremes / highest point information field for all countries in the Country Guide.

Notes on this field are available at the Information Field Notes page.

Afghanistan

Nowshak 7,485 m

Albania

Maja e Korabit (Golem Korab) 2,753 m

Algeria

Tahat 3,003 m

American Samoa

Lata 966 m

Andorra

Coma Pedrosa 2,946 m

Angola

Morro de Moco 2,620 m

Anguilla

Crocus Hill 65 m

Antarctica

Vinson Massif 5,140 m

Antigua and Barbuda

Boggy Peak 402 m

Arctic Ocean

sea level 0 m

Argentina

Cerro Aconcagua 6,960 m

Armenia

Aragats Lerr 4,095 m

Aruba

Mount Jamanota 188 m

Ashmore and Cartier Islands

unnamed location 3 m

Atlantic Ocean

sea level 0 m

Australia

Mount Kosciuszko 2,229 m

Austria

Grossglockner 3,798 m

Azerbaijan

Bazarduzu Dagi 4,485 m

Bahamas, The

Mount Alvernia, on Cat Island 63 m

Bahrain

Jabal ad Dukhan 122 m

Baker Island

unnamed location 8 m

Bangladesh

Keokradong 1,230 m

Barbados

Mount Hillaby 336 m

Bassas da India

unnamed location 2.4 m

Belarus

Dzyarzhynskaya Hara 346 m

Belgium

Signal de Botrange 694 m

Belize

Victoria Peak 1,160 m

Benin

Mont Sokbaro 658 m

Bermuda

Town Hill 76 m

Bhutan

Kula Kangri 7,553 m

Bolivia

Nevado Sajama 6,542 m

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Maglic 2,386 m

Botswana

Tsodilo Hills 1,489 m

Bouvet Island

unnamed location 780 m

Brazil

Pico da Neblina 3,014 m

British Indian Ocean Territory

unnamed location on Diego Garcia 15 m

British Virgin Islands

Mount Sage 521 m

Brunei

Bukit Pagon 1,850 m

Bulgaria

Musala 2,925 m

Burkina Faso

Tena Kourou 749 m

Burundi

Mount Heha 2,670 m

Cambodia

Phnum Aoral 1,810 m

Cameroon

Fako 4,095 m

Canada

Mount Logan 5,959 m

Cape Verde

Mt. Fogo 2,829 m (a volcano on Fogo Island)

Cayman Islands

The Bluff 43 m

Central African Republic

Mont Ngaoui 1,420 m

Chad

Emi Koussi 3,415 m

Chile

Cerro Aconcagua 6,962 m

China

Mount Everest 8,850 m (1999 est.)

Christmas Island

Murray Hill 361 m

Clipperton Island

Rocher Clipperton 29 m

Cocos (Keeling) Islands

unnamed location 5 m

Colombia

Nevado del Huila 5,750 m

Comoros

Le Kartala 2,360 m

Congo, Democratic Republic of the

Pic Marguerite on Mont Ngaliema (Mount Stanley) 5,110 m

Congo, Republic of the

Mount Berongou 903 m

Cook Islands

Te Manga 652 m

Coral Sea Islands

unnamed location on Cato Island 6 m

Costa Rica

Cerro Chirripo 3,810 m

Cote d'Ivoire

Mont Nimba 1,752 m

Croatia

Dinara 1,830 m

Cuba

Pico Turquino 2,005 m

Cyprus

Olympus 1,951 m

Czech Republic

Snezka 1,602 m

Denmark

Ejer Bavnehoj 173 m

Djibouti

Moussa Ali 2,028 m

Dominica

Morne Diablatins 1,447 m

Dominican Republic

Pico Duarte 3,175 m

Ecuador

Chimborazo 6,267 m

Egypt

Mount Catherine 2,629 m

El Salvador

Cerro El Pital 2,730 m

Equatorial Guinea

Pico Basile 3,008 m

Eritrea

Soira 3,018 m

Estonia

Suur Munamagi 318 m

Ethiopia

Ras Dashen Terara 4,620 m

Europa Island

unnamed location 24 m

Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

Mount Usborne 705 m

Faroe Islands

Slaettaratindur 882 m

Fiji

Tomanivi 1,324 m

Finland

Haltiatunturi 1,328 m

France

Mont Blanc 4,807 m

French Guiana

Bellevue de l'Inini 851 m

French Polynesia

Mont Orohena 2,241 m

French Southern and Antarctic Lands

Mont Ross on Iles Kerguelen 1,850 m

Gabon

Mont Iboundji 1,575 m

Gambia, The

unnamed location 53 m

Gaza Strip

Abu 'Awdah (Joz Abu 'Auda) 105 m

Georgia

Mt'a Mqinvartsveri (Gora Kazbek) 5,048 m

Germany

Zugspitze 2,963 m

Ghana

Mount Afadjato 880 m

Gibraltar

Rock of Gibraltar 426 m

Glorioso Islands

unnamed location 12 m

Greece

Mount Olympus 2,917 m

Greenland

Gunnbjorn 3,700 m

Grenada

Mount Saint Catherine 840 m

Guadeloupe

Soufriere 1,467 m

Guam

Mount Lamlam 406 m

Guatemala

Volcan Tajumulco 4,211 m

Guernsey

unnamed location on Sark 114 m

Guinea

Mont Nimba 1,752 m

Guinea-Bissau

unnamed location in the northeast corner of the country 300 m

Guyana

Mount Roraima 2,835 m

Haiti

Chaine de la Selle 2,680 m

Heard Island and McDonald Islands

Big Ben 2,745 m

Holy See (Vatican City)

unnamed location 75 m

Honduras

Cerro Las Minas 2,870 m

Hong Kong

Tai Mo Shan 958 m

Howland Island

unnamed location 3 m

Hungary

Kekes 1,014 m

Iceland

Hvannadalshnukur 2,119 m

India

Kanchenjunga 8,598 m

Indian Ocean

sea level 0 m

Indonesia

Puncak Jaya 5,030 m

Iran

Qolleh-ye Damavand 5,671 m

Iraq

Haji Ibrahim 3,600 m

Ireland

Carrauntoohil 1,041 m

Israel

Har Meron 1,208 m

Italy

Mont Blanc (Monte Bianco) 4,807 m

Jamaica

Blue Mountain Peak 2,256 m

Jan Mayen

Haakon VII Toppen/Beerenberg 2,277 m

Japan

Fujiyama 3,776 m

Jarvis Island

unnamed location 7 m

Jersey

unnamed location 143 m

Johnston Atoll

Summit Peak 5 m

Jordan

Jabal Ram 1,734 m

Juan de Nova Island

unnamed location 10 m

Kazakhstan

Khan Tangiri Shyngy (Pik Khan-Tengri) 6,995 m

Kenya

Mount Kenya 5,199 m

Kingman Reef

unnamed location 1 m

Kiribati

unnamed location on Banaba 81 m

Korea, North

Paektu-san 2,744 m

Korea, South

Halla-san 1,950 m

Kuwait

unnamed location 306 m

Kyrgyzstan

Jengish Chokusu (Pik Pobedy) 7,439 m

Laos

Phou Bia 2,817 m

Latvia

Gaizinkalns 312 m

Lebanon

Qurnat as Sawda' 3,088 m

Lesotho

Thabana Ntlenyana 3,482 m

Liberia

Mount Wuteve 1,380 m

Libya

Bikku Bitti 2,267 m

Liechtenstein

Grauspitz 2,599 m

Lithuania

Juozapines/Kalnas 292 m

Luxembourg

Burgplatz 559 m

Macau

Coloane Alto 174 m

Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of

Golem Korab (Maja e Korabit) 2,753 m

Madagascar

Maromokotro 2,876 m

Malawi

Sapitwa 3,002 m

Malaysia

Gunung Kinabalu 4,100 m

Maldives

unnamed location on Wilingili island in the Addu Atoll 2.4 m

Mali

Hombori Tondo 1,155 m

Malta

Ta'Dmejrek 253 m (near Dingli)

Man, Isle of

Snaefell 621 m

Marshall Islands

unnamed location on Likiep 10 m

Martinique

Montagne Pelee 1,397 m

Mauritania

Kediet Ijill 910 m

Mauritius

Mont Piton 828 m

Mayotte

Benara 660 m

Mexico

Volcan Pico de Orizaba 5,700 m

Micronesia, Federated States of

Totolom 791 m

Midway Islands

unnamed location 13 m

Moldova

Dealul Balanesti 430 m

Monaco

Mont Agel 140 m

Mongolia

Tavan Bogd Uul 4,374 m

Montserrat

Chances Peak (in the Soufriere Hills) 914 m

Morocco

Jebel Toubkal 4,165 m

Mozambique

Monte Binga 2,436 m

Myanmar

Hkakabo Razi 5,881 m

Namibia

Konigstein 2,606 m

Nauru

unnamed location along plateau rim 61 m

Navassa Island

unnamed location on southwest side 77 m

Nepal

Mount Everest 8,850 m (1999 est.)

Netherlands

Vaalserberg 321 m

Netherlands Antilles

Mount Scenery 862 m

New Caledonia

Mont Panie 1,628 m

New Zealand

Mount Cook 3,764 m

Nicaragua

Mogoton 2,438 m

Niger

Mont Greboun 1,944 m

Nigeria

Chappal Waddi 2,419 m

Niue

unnamed location near Mutalau settlement 68 m

Norfolk Island

Mount Bates 319 m

Northern Mariana Islands

unnamed location on Agrihan 965 m

Norway

Galdhopiggeh 2,469 m

Oman

Jabal Shams 2,980 m

Pacific Ocean

sea level 0 m

Pakistan

K2 (Mt. Godwin-Austen) 8,611 m

Palau

Mount Ngerchelchauus 242 m

Palmyra Atoll

unnamed location 2 m

Panama

Volcan de Chiriqui 3,475 m

Papua New Guinea

Mount Wilhelm 4,509 m

Paracel Islands

unnamed location on Rocky Island 14 m

Paraguay

Cerro San Rafael 850 m

Peru

Nevado Huascaran 6,768 m

Philippines

Mount Apo 2,954 m

Pitcairn Islands

Pawala Valley Ridge 347 m

Poland

Rysy 2,499 m

Portugal

Ponta do Pico (Pico or Pico Alto) on Ilha do Pico in the Azores 2,351 m

Puerto Rico

Cerro de Punta 1,338 m

Qatar

Qurayn Abu al Bawl 103 m

Reunion

Piton des Neiges 3,069 m

Romania

Moldoveanu 2,544 m

Russia

Gora El'brus 5,633 m

Rwanda

Volcan Karisimbi 4,519 m

Saint Helena

Queen Mary's Peak on Tristan da Cunha 2,060 m

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Mount Liamuiga 1,156 m

Saint Lucia

Mount Gimie 950 m

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Morne de la Grande Montagne 240 m

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Soufriere 1,234 m

Samoa

Mauga Silisili 1,857 m

San Marino

Monte Titano 749 m

Sao Tome and Principe

Pico de Sao Tome 2,024 m

Saudi Arabia

Jabal Sawda' 3,133 m

Senegal

unnamed feature near Nepen Diakha 581 m

Serbia and Montenegro

Daravica 2,656 m

Seychelles

Morne Seychellois 905 m

Sierra Leone

Loma Mansa (Bintimani) 1,948 m

Singapore

Bukit Timah 166 m

Slovakia

Gerlachovka 2,655 m

Slovenia

Triglav 2,864 m

Solomon Islands

Mount Makarakomburu 2,447 m

Somalia

Shimbiris 2,416 m

South Africa

Njesuthi 3,408 m

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

Mount Paget (South Georgia) 2,915 m

Southern Ocean

sea level 0 m

Spain

Pico de Teide (Tenerife) on Canary Islands 3,718 m

Spratly Islands

unnamed location on Southwest Cay 4 m

Sri Lanka

Pidurutalagala 2,524 m

Sudan

Kinyeti 3,187 m

Suriname

Wilhelmina Gebergte 1,286 m

Svalbard

Newtontoppen 1,717 m

Swaziland

Emlembe 1,862 m

Sweden

Kebnekaise 2,111 m

Switzerland

Dufourspitze 4,634 m

Syria

Mount Hermon 2,814 m

Taiwan

Yu Shan 3,997 m

Tajikistan

Pik Imeni Ismail Samani 7,495 m

Tanzania

Kilimanjaro 5,895 m

Thailand

Doi Inthanon 2,576 m

Togo

Mont Agou 986 m

Tokelau

unnamed location 5 m

Tonga

unnamed location on Kao Island 1,033 m

Trinidad and Tobago

El Cerro del Aripo 940 m

Tromelin Island

unnamed location 7 m

Tunisia

Jabal ash Shanabi 1,544 m

Turkey

Mount Ararat 5,166 m

Turkmenistan

Ayrybaba 3,139 m

Turks and Caicos Islands

Blue Hills 49 m

Tuvalu

unnamed location 5 m

Uganda

Margherita Peak on Mount Stanley 5,110 m

Ukraine

Hora Hoverla 2,061 m

United Arab Emirates

Jabal Yibir 1,527 m

United Kingdom

Ben Nevis 1,343 m

United States

Mount McKinley 6,194 m

Uruguay

Cerro Catedral 514 m

Uzbekistan

Adelunga Toghi 4,301 m

Vanuatu

Tabwemasana 1,877 m

Venezuela

Pico Bolivar (La Columna) 5,007 m

Vietnam

Ngoc Linh 3,143 m

Virgin Islands

Crown Mountain 474 m

Wake Island

unnamed location 6 m

Wallis and Futuna

Mont Singavi 765 m

West Bank

Tall Asur 1,022 m

Western Sahara

unnamed location 463 m

World

Mount Everest 8,850 m (1999 est.)

Yemen

Jabal an Nabi Shu'ayb 3,760 m

Zambia

unnamed location in Mafinga Hills 2,301 m

Zimbabwe

Inyangani 2,592 m
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