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Taiwan

Range TypeIsland
Highest PointYushan (3952 m/12,966 ft)
CountriesTaiwan
Area36,139 sq km / 13,953 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent377 km / 235 mi North-South
264 km / 164 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long23° 36' N; 121° 1' E
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Map of Taiwan
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East ChinaLevel 2 (Parent)
         North ChinaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         North Central ChinaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Hua Shan-Daba ShanLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Shangdong RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Greater Guizhou RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Nan LingLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Wuyi ShanLevel 3 (Sibling)
         TaiwanLevel 3
         HainanLevel 3 (Sibling)



Major Peaks of the Taiwan

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Yushan395212,966 
2.Syue Shan388612,749 
3.Hsiukuluan Shan380512,484 
4.Nanhuta Shan374212,277 
5.Kuan Shan366812,034 
6.Ch’ilaichushanpei Fêng360711,834 
7.Yün Fêng356411,693 
8.Dabajian Shan349211,457 
9.He Huan Shan342211,227 
10.Nêngkaoshannan Fêng334910,988 
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 Taiwan

Yushan

The final summit block of Yu Shan, with the southeast face in shade in the early morning sun (1996-07-08).
Syue Shan
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The summit monument on Syue Shan, Taiwan’s second highest peak (2008-11-13). Photo by Ken Jones.
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