Moont Ararat

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Moont Ararat
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Agry(ararat) view from plane under naxcivan sharur.jpg
Little Ararat (left) an Mt. Ararat (richt)
Heichest pynt
Elevation 5,137 m (16,854 ft) 
See Elevation section
Prominence 3,611 m (11,847 ft) 
Ranked 48t
Isolation 379 kilometres (235 mi)
Leetin Kintra heich pynt
Ultra
Coordinates 39°42.113′N 44°17.899′E / 39.701883°N 44.298317°E / 39.701883; 44.298317Coordinates: 39°42.113′N 44°17.899′E / 39.701883°N 44.298317°E / 39.701883; 44.298317[1]
Geografie
Moont Ararat is locatit in Turkey
Moont Ararat
Moont Ararat
Location in Turkey
Location Nearest ceety, approach for climbers:[note 1] Doğubeyazıt, Ağrı Province, Turkey[2]
Parent range Armenie Heichlands
Geology
Muntain teep Stratovolcano
Last eruption 1840[3]
Climbing
First ascent 1829
Dr. Friedrich Parrot an
Khachatur Abovian[4]

Moont Ararat (Armenie: Արարատ or Masis Մասիս; Turkis: Ağrı Dağı, is a snaw-capped an dormant compoond volcano in Turkey.

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. The only permitted route to climb Mount Ararat begins in Doğubeyazıt, optionally by automobile. Ministry of Culture and Tourism (2005).

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 2007 GPS survey
  2. "Ağrı – Mount Ararat". Republic of Turkey Ministry of culture and tourism (kultur.gov.tr). 2005.
  3. Siebert, L., T. Simkin, and P. Kimberly (2010) Volcanoes of the world, 3rd ed. University of California Press, Berkeley, California. 551 pp. ISBN 978-0-520-26877-7.
  4. Early American Expedition Of Mount Ararat