Brazilian Highlands

Range TypeBogus mountain grouping for this site
Highest PointChapada dos Veadeiros-Pico 1691 (1691 m/5548 ft)
States/ProvincesGoiás (21%), Maranhão (20%), Tocantins (17%), Minas Gerais (13%), Bahia (11%), Piauí (9%), Pará (9%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area1,629,805 sq km / 629,268 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent2,213 km / 1,375 mi North-South
1,384 km / 860 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long10° 29' S; 46° 53' W
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Map of Brazilian Highlands
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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 Brazilian Highlands.
Brazilian HighlandsLevel 2 (Parent)
         LlanosLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Central Amazon BasinLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Mato GrossoLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Brazilian HighlandsLevel 3
         Northeast BrazilLevel 3 (Sibling)
         East-Central Brazilian HighlandsLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Southern Brazilian HighlandsLevel 3 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Brazilian Highlands

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Chapada dos Veadeiros-Pico 169116915548 
2.Serra Pouso Alto-Pico 167616765499 
3.Serra Santana-Pico 164616465400 
4.Morro do Salto15755167 
5.Serra da Baliza-Pico 151815184980 
6.Pico do Roncador13414400 
7.Serra Traíras-Pico 134013404396 
8.Serra das Caldas-Pico 115211523780 
9.Serra das Caldas-Pico 113911393737 
10.Serra Dourada-Pico 110011003609 
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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