Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointKongur Tagh (7649 m/25,095 ft)
CountriesTajikistan (105%), China (80%), Afghanistan (9%), Kyrgyzstan (7%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area153,830 sq km / 59,394 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent362 km / 225 mi North-South
728 km / 452 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long38° 18' N; 73° 52' E
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Map of Pamir
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Pamir.
Central Asia RangesLevel 2 (Parent)
         Aral-East Caspian AreaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Central Turkestan RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Central Afghanistan RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Hindu KushLevel 3 (Sibling)
         PamirLevel 3
         KarakoramLevel 3 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Pamir

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Kongur Tagh764925,095 
3.Kongur Tiube Tagh753024,705 
4.Pik Ismail Samani749524,590 
5.Karayalak Tagh724523,770 
6.Jangmanjar Tagh722923,717 
7.Kokodak Tagh721023,655 
9.Lenin Peak713423,406 
10.Pik Korzhenevskoy710523,310 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Pamir

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Bicycle ascent (approach) of muztagata ski descent. Starting from Uzbekistan (2014-01-28). Photo by Anthony Marra.
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