Range TypeHighland or plateau
Highest PointChamundi Hill (1064 m/3490 ft)
States/ProvincesMaharashtra (35%), Andhra Pradesh (26%), Karnataka (22%), Chhattisgarh (12%), Odisha (4%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area572,636 sq km / 221,095 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent1,105 km / 687 mi North-South
1,015 km / 631 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long16° 55' N; 79° 12' E
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Indian SubcontinentLevel 2 (Parent)
         Central IndiaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Western GhatsLevel 3 (Sibling)
         DeccanLevel 3
         Eastern GhatsLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Cardamom HillsLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Sri LankaLevel 3 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Deccan

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Chamundi Hill10643490 
3.Kabbal Durga9213022 
4.Marri Gutta780+2559+ 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

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