Range TypeArchipelago
Highest PointAgrihan High Point (965 m/3166 ft)
CountriesMicronesia (26%), Guam (26%), Northern Mariana Islands (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 Point9653166Marianas
2.Asuncion Island8572812Marianas
3.Ngihneni7912595Southern and Eastern Micronesia
4.Nahna Laud7722533Southern and Eastern Micronesia
5.Mount Finkol6292064Southern and Eastern Micronesia
7.Mount Lamlam4061332Marianas
8.Mount Tonoken3701214Southern and Eastern Micronesia
9.Mount Tonomwan3441129Southern and Eastern Micronesia
10.Mount Witipon277909Southern 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 Point9653166Marianas
2.Ngihneni7912595Southern and Eastern Micronesia

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