Range TypeIsland
Highest PointGunung Kerinci (3805 m/12,484 ft)
States/ProvincesRiau (19%), Sumatera Selatan (18%), Sumatera Utara (15%), Aceh (12%), Jambi (10%), Sumatera Barat (9%), Lampung (7%), Bengkulu (4%), Riau Islands (1%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area473,619 sq km / 182,864 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent1,676 km / 1,041 mi North-South
1,727 km / 1,073 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long0° 9' S; 100° 38' E
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Map of Sumatra
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Malay ArchipelagoLevel 2 (Parent)
         BorneoLevel 3 (Sibling)
         SulawesiLevel 3 (Sibling)
         MoluccasLevel 3 (Sibling)
         SumatraLevel 3
         JavaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Nusa TengarraLevel 3 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Sumatra

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Gunung Kerinci380512,484 
5.Bukit Mugajah307910,102 
7.Abong Abong29859793 
10.Gunung Marapi28919485 
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 Sumatra

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The view from Loser summit towards distant ridges (2014-05-15). Photo by Mykhailo Pavliuk .
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