Central Amazon Basin

Range TypeMiscellaneous physical or political Feature
Highest PointCerro San Lucas (953 m/3127 ft)
CountriesBrazil (62%), Peru (24%), Colombia (6%), Bolivia (4%), Ecuador (3%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
States/ProvincesAmazonas (54%), Loreto (17%), Acre (8%), Amazonas (6%), Ucayali (4%), Pando (3%), Madre de Dios (3%), Pastaza (1%), La Paz (1%), Napo (1%), Rondônia (1%), Vaupés (1%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area1,956,602 sq km / 755,445 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent1,595 km / 991 mi North-South
2,102 km / 1,306 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long6° 28' S; 68° 19' W
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Map of Central Amazon Basin
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Brazilian HighlandsLevel 2 (Parent)
         LlanosLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Central Amazon BasinLevel 3
         Mato GrossoLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Central Brazilian HighlandsLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Northeast BrazilLevel 3 (Sibling)
         East-Central Brazilian HighlandsLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Southern Brazilian HighlandsLevel 3 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Central Amazon Basin

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Cerro San Lucas9533127 
2.Serra do Divisor - Pico 7617612497 
3.Serra do Divisor - Pico 7207202362 
4.Cerro Vai Reariku Sur6862251 
5.Serra Juruá-Mirim5901936 
6.Amazonas High Point5541818 
7.Serra do Rio Branco - Pico 5255251722 
8.Pando High Point320+1050+ 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

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