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Maoke Range

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointCarstensz Pyramid (4884 m/16,024 ft)
CountriesIndonesia (84%), Papua New Guinea (16%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
States/ProvincesPapua (82%), Papua Barat (1%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area274,375 sq km / 105,936 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent797 km / 495 mi North-South
993 km / 617 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long6° 7' S; 139° 2' E
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Map of Maoke Range
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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 Maoke Range.
New GuineaLevel 2 (Parent)
         Western New Guinea PeninsulaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Northern New Guinea Coast RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Maoke RangeLevel 3
         New Guinea Central HighlandsLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Owen Stanley RangeLevel 3 (Sibling)



Major Peaks of the Maoke Range

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Carstensz Pyramid488416,024 
2.East Carstensz Top482015,814 
3.Sumantri476015,617 
4.Puncak Mandala475715,607 
5.Puncak Trikora475015,584 
6.Ngga Pulu474015,551 
7.Ngga Pilimsit471715,476 
8.Valentiyn445314,610 
9.Papua Peak 4061406113,323 
10.Angemuk394912,956 
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 Maoke Range

Carstensz Pyramid
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A view to get any peakbagger's heart racing: The north face of Carstensz Pyramid, from the high peaks across the valley. Photo by Robert Cassady.
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Sumantri

The East Northwall Firn glacier on New Guinea from an airplane, including the peaks of Sumantiri and Ngga Pulu. Photo by "Kel at AWPA" (2002-03-27).
Ngga Pulu

The East Northwall Firn glacier on New Guinea from an airplane, including the peaks of Sumantiri and Ngga Pulu. Photo by "Kel at AWPA" (2002-03-27).



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