Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointLiushi Shan (7167 m/23,514 ft)
States/ProvincesXinjiang (63%), Qinghai (26%), Tibet (9%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area623,267 sq km / 240,644 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent684 km / 425 mi North-South
2,082 km / 1,294 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long37° 54' N; 92° 37' E
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Tibet and Central ChinaLevel 2 (Parent)
         KunlunLevel 3
         Altun ShanLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Qilian ShanLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Central Tibetan PlateauLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Tanggula ShanLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Gangdisi ShanmaiLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Nyainqêntanglha ShanLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Parallel Gorges AreaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         West Sichuan RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Kunlun

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Liushi Shan716723,514 
3.Chung Muztagh696222,841 
4.Liushi Shan II693022,736 
5.Ulugh Muztagh II692522,720 
6.Chongshe Shan690322,648 
7.Liushi Shan III687522,556 
8.Bukadaban Feng686022,507 
9.Chongshe Shan II682022,375 
10.Chongshe Shan III681022,343 
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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