Gunung Karang

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Gunung Karang
Gunungkarang.jpg
Mount Karang in Banten. Photo courtesy Sumarso
Highest point
Elevation1,778 m (5,833 ft) [1]
Prominence1,703 m (5,587 ft) [2]
ListingList of volcanoes in Indonesia
Ultra
Ribu
Coordinates6°16′09″S 106°03′00″E / 6.26917°S 106.05000°E / -6.26917; 106.05000Coordinates: 6°16′09″S 106°03′00″E / 6.26917°S 106.05000°E / -6.26917; 106.05000[2]
Naming
English translationMount of corals
Language of nameIndonesian
Geography
Gunung Karang is located in Java
Gunung Karang
Gunung Karang
West Java, Indonesia
Gunung Karang is located in Indonesia
Gunung Karang
Gunung Karang
Gunung Karang (Indonesia)
Geology
Age of rockHolocene (?)[1]
Mountain typeStratovolcano
Climbing
Easiest routeHiking

Gunung Karang (translations could refer to either "craggy mountain" or "coral mountain" in the Indonesian language) is a volcano at the westernmost end of Banten, Indonesia.

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Karang". Global Volcanism Program. Smithsonian Institution.
  2. ^ a b "Mountains of the Indonesian Archipelago" Peaklist.org. Retrieved 2012-02-06.

References[edit]

  • Whitten, T; Soeriaatmadja, R. E.; Suraya A. A. (1996). The Ecology of Java and Bali. Hong Kong: Periplus Editions Ltd. p. 92.

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