Moont Damavand

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Damāvand
Damavand in winter.jpg
Damāvand during winter
Heichest pynt
Elevation 5,610 m (18,410 ft) [1][2][3]Template:Disputed-inline[4]
Prominence 4,667 m (15,312 ft) [3][5]
Ranked 12th
Isolation 1,165 kilometres (724 mi)
Leetin Volcanic Seiven Summits
Kintra heich pynt
Ultra
Coordinates 35°57′20″N 52°06′36″E / 35.95556°N 52.11000°E / 35.95556; 52.11000Coordinates: 35°57′20″N 52°06′36″E / 35.95556°N 52.11000°E / 35.95556; 52.11000[5]
Geografie
Damāvand is locatit in Iran
Damāvand
Damāvand
Location in Iran
Location Amol, Māzandarān, Iran
Parent range Alborz
Geology
Muntain teep Stratovolcano
Last eruption 5350 BCE ± 200 years
Climbing
First ascent 905 bi Abu Dolaf Kazraji[6]
Easiest route Hike

Moont Damāvand (Persie: دماوند[dæmävænd] ( listen)), a potentially active volcano, is a stratovolcano which is the heichest peak in Iran an the Middle East as well as the seicont heichest volcano in Asie.[7] [8]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Geography of Iran
  2. Petter Bjorstad 2007 trip report
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Kuh-e Damavand" - Iran Ultra Prominence peaklist.org. Retrieved 16 October 2011
  4. U.S. military topographic mapping gives 18,365 feet (5,598 meters). A summitpost map based on local 1:50,000 mapping gives 5,628 metres. This is supported by GPS evidence and SRTM data.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Damavand, Iran". Peakbagger.com. 
  6. "SummitPost: Damavand". Retrieved 2010-04-28. 
  7. PersiaPort http://persiaport.com/en/attractions/mountain-damavand. Retrieved 19 June 2015.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. volcanodiscovery.com http://www.volcanodiscovery.com/damavand.html. Retrieved 19 June 2015.  Missing or empty |title= (help)