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Micronesia

Range TypeArchipelago
Highest PointAgrihan High Point (977 m/3204 ft)
CountriesMicronesia (26%), Guam (26%), Northern Marianas (20%), Palau (19%), Kiribati (4%), Marshall Islands (2%), Tuvalu (1%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area2,170 sq km / 838 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent2,978 km / 1,850 mi North-South
4,915 km / 3,054 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long13° 27' N; 144° 47' E
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Map of Micronesia
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Alaska-Yukon Ranges Malay Archipelago East China East China East China New Guinea Korea-Amur Area Philippines Melanesia Japanese Archipelago
Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.

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 Micronesia.
Australia-OceaniaLevel 1 (Parent)
         New GuineaLevel 2 (Sibling)
         Lesser Australian RangesLevel 2 (Sibling)
         Great Dividing RangeLevel 2 (Sibling)
         New ZealandLevel 2 (Sibling)
         MicronesiaLevel 2
                 MarianasLevel 3 (Child)
                 Southern and Eastern MicronesiaLevel 3 (Child)
         MelanesiaLevel 2 (Sibling)
         PolynesiaLevel 2 (Sibling)



Major Peaks of the Micronesia

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange3
1.Agrihan High Point9773204Marianas
2.Asuncion Island8572812Marianas
3.Nanlaud780+2559+Southern and Eastern Micronesia
4.Ngihneni780+2559+Southern and Eastern Micronesia
5.Dolohmwar760+2493+Southern and Eastern Micronesia
6.Mount Finkol6332077Southern and Eastern Micronesia
7.Pagan High Point5701870Marianas
8.Mount Manira4951624Marianas
9.Mount Tapochao4741554Marianas
10.Winipot4461463Southern and Eastern Micronesia
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.
Child Range High Points
RankPeak NamemftRange3
1.Agrihan High Point9773204Marianas
2.Ngihneni780+2559+Southern and Eastern Micronesia



Photos of Peaks in the Micronesia

Agrihan High Point
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P952 is the true highpoint of Agrihan, CNMI and all of Micronesia. Photo by Tony Cobb (2018-06-02). Photo by Clint Kaul.
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Agrihan-East False Summit
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Taken from the true highpoint, P960 (our original target) turns out to be 5-7 feet lower. Photo by Tony Cobb (2018-06-03). Photo by Clint Kaul.
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Agrihan-West False Summit
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The West False Summit of Agrihan, from the Southwest Knoll (2015-06-01). Photo by Clint Kaul.
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Agrihan-Southwest Knoll
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The west false summit of Agrihan, from the Southwest Knoll. Photo by Clint Kaul (2015-06-01).
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Mount Lamlam
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Measuring "South Point" relative to the benchmark using a real-time kinematics GPS system (2019-06-07). Photo by Clint Kaul.
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Tinian County High Point
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Gun mount on the high point (2019-06-21). Photo by David Darby.
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