Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
Latitude and longitude coordinates are: -3.065653, 37.352013.
The highest mount of the African continent, Kilimanjaro mountain with the elevation of about 19,340 feet (which is about 5,895 meters) is located in the north east of Tanzania and is a part of Mount Kilimanjaro National Park. The mount is actually a dormant volcano, with 3 summits and numerous glaciers which an be found in the upper part of the mountain and attract a lot of climbers. Kilimanjaro is considered to be the highest free standing mountain in the world and is also the highest mountain of the continent. It is scientifically known as the largest volcanic mountain in the world basing on its volume (estimated to be exceeding 11.5 hundred thousand cubic miles) and its total base area (calculated to be about 245 square miles).
Kilimanjaro is situated in the western part of the African continent, close to the border between Tanzania and Kenya. It is believed to be a relatively safe mount for climbers, and there are a lot of people who have managed to climb Kilimanjaro mount since the first man's foot stepped on its summit. For many decades the mount of Kilimanjaro has been a point of interest for a variety of researchers and explorers who are especially interested in the glaciers that are located high in the mount. The mountain includes three summits named Shira, Kibo and Mawenzi which have glaciers of various origins and natural life. Finally, the mount of Kilimanjaro is a destination for trekkers and those who enjoy exploring the unique nature of Western Africa.
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Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania Lat Long Coordinates Info
The latitude of Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania is -3.065653, and the longitude is 37.352013. Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania is located at Tanzania country in the Mountains place category with the gps coordinates of 3° 3' 56.3508'' S and 37° 21' 7.2468'' E.
Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania Geographic Information
|DMS Lat||3° 3' 56.3508'' S|
|DMS Long||37° 21' 7.2468'' E|
Coordinates of Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania is given above in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format.
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