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Ruwenzori

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointMount Stanley (5109 m/16,762 ft)
CountriesUganda (71%), Congo DRC (29%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
States/ProvincesNord-Kivu
Area9,151 sq km / 3,533 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent161 km / 100 mi North-South
114 km / 71 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long0° 30' N; 30° 4' E
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Map of Ruwenzori
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Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.
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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 Ruwenzori.
East Rift Valley RangesLevel 3 (Parent)
         RuwenzoriLevel 4
         Virunga MountainsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Burundi HighlandsLevel 4 (Sibling)



Major Peaks of the Ruwenzori

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange5
1.Mount Stanley510916,762 
2.Mount Speke489016,043 
3.Mount Baker484415,892 
4.Mount Emin479815,741 
5.Mount Gessi471515,469 
6.Mount Luigi di Savoia462715,180 
7.Portal Peaks439114,406 
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 Ruwenzori

Mount Stanley
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Mount Stanley, Africa: Margherita Peak to right, Alexandra Peak at center (2011-01-16). Photo by Ken Jones.
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Mount Stanley-Alexandra Peak
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Mount Stanley, Africa: Margherita Peak to right, Alexandra Peak at center (2011-01-16). Photo by Ken Jones.
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