Damavand, Iran

Prominence: 4667 m, 15312 ft

Elevation: 5610 meters, 18,406 feet

True Isolation: 1164.72 km, 723.72 mi
Alternate Name(s)دماوند‎
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 57' 20'' N, 52° 6' 36'' E
35.955533, 52.110085 (Dec Deg)
600107 E 3979586 N, Zone 39 (UTM)
CountryIran (Highest Point)

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     World Country High Points (Rank #22)
     World Peaks with 4000 meters of Prominence (Rank #12)
     World Peaks with 1000 km of Isolation (Rank #69)
     World Top 100 by Prominence (Rank #12)
     The Volcanic Seven Summits (Rank #5)
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     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #93)
     Middle East Country High Points (Rank #1)
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     World Peaks with 300 km of Isolation (Rank #69)
     Pre-1815 World Top 50 by Prominence [Historic] (Rank #12)
     Asia Peaks with 300 km of Isolation (Rank #13)
     Ultras of Asia (Rank #2)
     Ultras of the Middle East (Rank #1)
     Ultras of Iran (Rank #1)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-08-14 by Petter Bjørstad
     2008 05 by Tim Bogdanov
     2009-08-05 by Rob Woodall
     2013-07-01 by Alexandra Marcu
     2013-08-05 by Matthias Fieles
     2015-08-06 by James Stone
     2016-06-01 by Matthias Ihl
     2018-05-10 by David Alexander

View ascents of peak by registered members (55 total)

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The classic volcanic shape of Damavand, Iran, from a nearby highway (2009-08-02). Photo by Ken Jones.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 4667 m/15,312 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 4667 m/15,312 ft
  Line Parent: Elbrus
  Key Col: Pona, Georgia    943 m/3094 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1164.72 km/723.72 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 43.346342, 42.45434
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Elbrus-East Peak  (NW)
RangesContinent: Asia
Range2: Iranian Plateau (Highest Point)
Range3: Elburz (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsCaspian Sea
Internal Drainage-Eurasia
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Data SourceShuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data
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On the trail towards Damavand, highest peak in Iran (2009-08-02). Photo by Ken Jones.
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Summit Damavand - V7S #5 (2015-08-06). Photo by James Stone.
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