Nusa Tengarra

Range TypeArchipelago
Highest PointGunung Rinjani (3726 m/12,224 ft)
CountriesIndonesia (86%), East Timor (14%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
States/ProvincesNusa Tenggara Timur (45%), Nusa Tenggara Barat (19%), Maluku (17%), Bali (5%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area104,384 sq km / 40,303 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent637 km / 396 mi North-South
2,248 km / 1,397 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long9° 21' S; 124° 41' E
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Map of Nusa Tengarra
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Malay ArchipelagoLevel 2 (Parent)
         BorneoLevel 3 (Sibling)
         SulawesiLevel 3 (Sibling)
         MoluccasLevel 3 (Sibling)
         SumatraLevel 3 (Sibling)
         JavaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Nusa TengarraLevel 3

Major Peaks of the Nusa Tengarra

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Pre-eruption Gunung Tambora430014,108 
2.Gunung Rinjani372612,224 
3.Gunung Agung30319944 
5.Gunung Tambora27228930 
6.Fallen Cross Peak24828143 
7.Gunung Cabalaki24598068 
10.Poco Ngandonalu23677766 
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 Nusa Tengarra

Gunung Agung

A Balinese guide in front of the summit--he refused to go any further, not wanting to tread on the summit of a holy mountain (1993-10-06).
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Summit!! Photo by Serge Massad.
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A view of the summit crater on Gunung Batur as seen from Gunung Abang to the southeast. (2-11-2020). Photo by Rich P.
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