Ross Island

Range TypeIsland
Highest PointMount Erebus (3790 m/12,434 ft)
Area2,441 sq km / 942 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent224 km / 139 mi North-South
371 km / 231 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long77° 33' S; 167° 38' E
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges click on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Ross Island.
Prince Albert-McMurdoLevel 3 (Parent)
         Prince Albert MountainsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Ross IslandLevel 4
         Morning-Discovery AreaLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Royal Society RangeLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Worcester RangeLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Cook MountainsLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Brittania RangeLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Back of McMurdoLevel 4 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Ross Island

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange5
1.Mount Erebus379012,434 
2.Mount Terror328810,787 
3.Mount Terra Nova2080+6824+ 
4.Mount Bird17995902 
5.Paton Peak7402428 
6.Castle Rock4071335 
7.Crater Hill302991 
8.Observation Hill226741 
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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