List of mountains in the Philippines

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The following is a list of mountains in the Philippines.

List[edit]

Name Province Coordinates Elevation Prominence Comments
Mount Agad-Agad Iligan 16°27′N 120°47′E / 16.450°N 120.783°E / 16.450; 120.783 490 m (est) Located in Iligan City
Mount Piagayungan Lanao del Sur and Cotabato [clarification needed] 2894 masl 2894 masl Located in the boundaries of Lanao Sur and Cotabato
Amorong Pangasinan 15°49′41″N 120°48′18″E / 15.828°N 120.805°E / 15.828; 120.805 376 m[1] [ l ]
Mount Apo Davao del Sur 6°59′15″N 125°16′15″E / 6.98750°N 125.27083°E / 6.98750; 125.27083 2,954 m[2] 2,954 m[2] [ s ]
Mount Arayat Pampanga 15°12′00″N 120°44′31″E / 15.20°N 120.742°E / 15.20; 120.742 1,026 m Located at Arayat(municipality).
Mount Arman de Bading Laguna [clarification needed] 2,364 m[2] 1,574 in.[2]
Babuyan Claro Cagayan 19°31′24″N 121°56′24″E / 19.52333°N 121.94000°E / 19.52333; 121.94000 843 m[3] 843 [ s ]
Balatukan Misamis Oriental 8°46′12″N 124°58′48″E / 8.77000°N 124.98000°E / 8.77000; 124.98000 2,450 m[4][5] [ sV ]
Balut Sarangani Davao del Sur 5°24′00″N 125°22′30″E / 5.4°N 125.375°E / 5.4; 125.375 862 m 862 m [ s ]
Mount Banahaw Laguna, Quezon 14°04′03″N 121°29′33″E / 14.06750°N 121.49250°E / 14.06750; 121.49250 2,158 m[6]
2,170 m[2]
1,919 m
2,170 m[2]
[ V ]
Batorampon Point Zamboanga 7°6′32.5″N 121°53′51.8″E / 7.109028°N 121.897722°E / 7.109028; 121.897722 1,335 m Highest mountain in Zamboanga City
Biliran Biliran 11°31′23″N 124°32′06″E / 11.523°N 124.535°E / 11.523; 124.535 1,301 m [ V ]
Mount Bintuod Nueva Vizcaya 17°18′22.4″N 121°5′38.6″E / 17.306222°N 121.094056°E / 17.306222; 121.094056 1,935 m
Binubulauan Kalinga 17°18′22.4″N 121°5′38.6″E / 17.306222°N 121.094056°E / 17.306222; 121.094056 2,329 m [ s ]
Bud Dajo Sulu 6°0′48″N 121°03′24″E / 6.01333°N 121.05667°E / 6.01333; 121.05667 620 m [ aC ]
Mount Bulusan Sorsogon 12°46′12″N 124°03′00″E / 12.77000°N 124.05000°E / 12.77000; 124.05000 1,565 m[2] 1,547 m[2] [ asu ]
Mount Busa (on Mindanao) [clarification needed] 2,030 m[2] 1,661 m[2]
Mount Cabuyao Benguet Province 16°21′N 120°33′E / 16.350°N 120.550°E / 16.350; 120.550 over 2,000 m
Cagua Volcano Cagayan 18°13′18″N 122°07′24″E / 18.22167°N 122.12333°E / 18.22167; 122.12333 1,133 m[7] [ s ]
Mount Ortigas (on Mindoro) [clarification needed] 1,620 m[2] 1,462 m[2]
Canlaon Mountain (on Negros) [clarification needed] 2,430 m[2] 2,430 m[2]
Cleopatra Needle Palawan [clarification needed] 1,608 m[2] 1,582 m[2]
Didicas Volcano Cagayan 19°4.6′N 122°12.1′E / 19.0767°N 122.2017°E / 19.0767; 122.2017 228 m [ a ]
Mount. Annaguan Cagayan 17°51′50″N 121°20′40″E / 17.86389°N 121.34444°E / 17.86389; 121.34444 1,400 m 1,400 m Highest mountain in Cagayan; Located in Rizal, Cagayan
Mount Dulang-dulang Bukidnon 08°06′55″N 124°55′15″E / 8.11528°N 124.92083°E / 8.11528; 124.92083 2,938 m 2,938 m
Mount Guiting-Guiting Romblon 12°24′50″N 122°34′04″E / 12.41389°N 122.56778°E / 12.41389; 122.56778 2,050 m[2] 2,050 m[2] [ u ], Elevation is sometimes seen listed as 2,058 m[8][9]
Mount Halcon (on Mindoro) 13°15′00″N 120°59′00″E / 13.25000°N 120.98333°E / 13.25000; 120.98333 2,582 m[2] 2,582 m[2]
Mount Hamiguitan Davao Oriental 6°44′24″N 126°10′54″E / 6.74000°N 126.18167°E / 6.74000; 126.18167 1,620 m[2] 1,497 m[2] [ s ]
Mount Hibok-Hibok Camiguin 9°12′02″N 124°40′05″E / 9.20056°N 124.66806°E / 9.20056; 124.66806 1,332 m[10] 1,332 m [ s ]
Mount Hilong-Hilong (on Mindanao) [clarification needed] 1,920 m[2] 1,838 m[2] [ as ]
Mount Iraya Batanes 20°27′59″N 122°00′42″E / 20.46639°N 122.01167°E / 20.46639; 122.01167 1,009 m 1,009 m [ as ]
Mount Iriga Camarines Sur 13°27′24″N 123°27′24″E / 13.45667°N 123.45667°E / 13.45667; 123.45667 1,196 [ asu ]
Mount Isarog Camarines Sur 13°39′33″N 123°22′24″E / 13.65917°N 123.37333°E / 13.65917; 123.37333 2,000 m[2] 1,951 m[2]
Jolo Group Sulu 6°00′47″N 121°03′25″E / 6.013°N 121.057°E / 6.013; 121.057
Mount Kalatungan Bukidnon 10°24′42″N 123°07′54″E / 10.41167°N 123.13167°E / 10.41167; 123.13167 2,880 m[2]
2,824[11][12]
1,502 m[2][13] [ s ]
Kanlaon Negros Occidental and Negros Oriental 10°24′42″N 123°07′54″E / 10.41167°N 123.13167°E / 10.41167; 123.13167 2,435 m 2,435 m [ asu ]
Mount Kitanglad[14] Bukidnon 8°8′34″N 124°54′45″E / 8.14278°N 124.91250°E / 8.14278; 124.91250 2,899 m 2,440 m[2][15] [ u ]
Kioto Mountains (on Mindanao) [clarification needed] 1,816 m[2] 1,639 m[2]
Mount Labo Camarines Norte 14°00′48″N 122°47′15″E / 14.01333°N 122.78750°E / 14.01333; 122.78750 1,544 m[2] 1,524 m[2] [ c ]
Mount Manalmon Bulacan [clarification needed] 196 m[2] 196 m[2] [ c ]
Laguna Caldera Laguna 14°27′30″N 121°20′46″E / 14.45824°N 121.34624°E / 14.45824; 121.34624 743 m
Mount Lantoy Cebu 9°59′00″N 123°33′11″E / 9.98333°N 123.55306°E / 9.98333; 123.55306 593 m[16]
Latukan Lanao del Sur 7°39′N 124°27′E / 7.650°N 124.450°E / 7.650; 124.450 2,338 m [ s ]
Leonard Kniaseff Davao del Norte 7°22′54″N 126°2′48″E / 7.38167°N 126.04667°E / 7.38167; 126.04667 1,190 m[17] [ s ]
Mount Madiac Antique (province) [clarification needed] 2,117 m[2] 2,117 m[2]
Mahagnao Leyte 10°52′28″N 124°51′34.79″E / 10.87444°N 124.8596639°E / 10.87444; 124.8596639 860 m [ s ]
Mount Makaturing Lanao del Sur 7°39′N 124°19′E / 7.650°N 124.317°E / 7.650; 124.317 1,940 m [ s ]
Mount Makiling Batangas and Laguna 14°08′N 121°12′E / 14.13°N 121.20°E / 14.13; 121.20 1,090 m[18] [ s ]
Malinao Volcano Albay and Camarines Sur 13°24′58″N 123°36′30″E / 13.41611°N 123.60833°E / 13.41611; 123.60833 1,548 m [ s ]
Mount Malindang Misamis Occidental 8°13′03″N 123°38′12″E / 8.21750°N 123.63667°E / 8.21750; 123.63667 2,404 m[2][19] 2,290 m[2] [ s ]
Mount Malindig Marinduque 13°14′30″N 122°00′45″E / 13.24167°N 122.01250°E / 13.24167; 122.01250 1,157 1,157 [ s ]
Mandalagan Negros Occidental 10°39′N 123°15′E / 10.65°N 123.25°E / 10.65; 123.25 1,885 m[20] [ s ]
Mount Mangabon (on Mindanao) [clarification needed] 2,480 m[2] 1,803 m[2]
Mount Marami Cavite 14°11′55″N 120°41′10″E / 14.19861°N 120.68611°E / 14.19861; 120.68611 633 m[21] [ s ]
Mariveles Volcano Bataan 14°31′26″N 120°27′50″E / 14.52389°N 120.46389°E / 14.52389; 120.46389 1,388 m[22] [ s ]
Masaraga Albay 13°19′N 123°36′E / 13.32°N 123.60°E / 13.32; 123.60 1,328 m[23] [ s ]
Mount Matutum South Cotabato 6°26′00″N 125°06′30″E / 6.43333°N 125.10833°E / 6.43333; 125.10833 2,286 m[2] 1,950 m[2] [ asu ]
Mount Mayabobo Quezon 13°59′N 121°27′E / 13.983°N 121.450°E / 13.983; 121.450 300 m (approx) [ C ]
Mayon Volcano Albay 13°15′24″N 123°41′6″E / 13.25667°N 123.68500°E / 13.25667; 123.68500 2,462 m[2] 2,447 m[2] [ asu ]
Mount Macolod Batangas 8°49′06″N 117°40′11″E / 8.81833°N 117.66972°E / 8.81833; 117.66972 600 (about)
Mount Mantalingajan Palawan 13°55′N 121°03′E / 13.917°N 121.050°E / 13.917; 121.050 2,085 m[2] 2,085 m[2]
Mingan Mountains Aurora [clarification needed] 1,901 m[2] 1,601 m[2]
Mount Mirador Quezon 16°25′N 120°35′E / 16.417°N 120.583°E / 16.417; 120.583 366 m
Musuan Peak Bukidnon 7°52′36″N 125°4′6″E / 7.87667°N 125.06833°E / 7.87667; 125.06833 646 m [ lt ]
Mount Piapayungan Lanao del Sur and Cotabato 7°41′40″N 124°30′27″E / 7.69444°N 124.50750°E / 7.69444; 124.50750 2,815 m[2] 1,590 m[2] [ s ]
Mount Sicapoo Ilocos Norte [clarification needed] 2,361 m[2] 1,581 m[2]
Victoria Peaks Palawan 09°21′54″N 118°20′03″E / 9.36500°N 118.33417°E / 9.36500; 118.33417 1,709 m[2] 1,619 m[2] The Pinoy mountaineer website gives the official elevation as 1726 m but says that a supra-2000 altitude has been suggested. They identify Mount Victoria as the second-highest mountain in Palawan, next only to Mt. Mantalingajan, "The Mountain of God".[24]
Mount Nailog Romblon 12°27′N 122°31′E / 12.450°N 122.517°E / 12.450; 122.517 789 m
Natib Bataan 14°43′N 120°24′E / 14.72°N 120.40°E / 14.72; 120.40 1,253 m { s ]
Paco Volcano Surigao del Norte 9°35′6″N 125°31′1″E / 9.58500°N 125.51694°E / 9.58500; 125.51694 524 m[25]
Mount Panay Batangas 13°43′23″N 120°53′35″E / 13.723°N 120.893°E / 13.723; 120.893 501 m[26] [ s ]
Mount Pangasugan Leyte [clarification needed] 1,150 m
Mount Parker South Cotabato 6°06′48″N 124°53′30″E / 6.11333°N 124.89167°E / 6.11333; 124.89167 1,824 mm[29] [ s ]
Patoc Mountain Province 17°08′48″N 120°58′48″E / 17.14667°N 120.98000°E / 17.14667; 120.98000 1,865 m[27] [ s ]
Mount Pico De Loro Cavite 14°12′51″N 120°38′47″E / 14.21417°N 120.64639°E / 14.21417; 120.64639 664 m[30] [ s ]
Mount Pinatubo Zambales, Tarlac, and Pampanga 15°08′30″N 120°21′00″E / 15.14167°N 120.35000°E / 15.14167; 120.35000 1,485 m (current)
1,745 m (5,725 ft) (before 1991 eruption)[31]
[ s ], The volcano's Plinian/ Ultra-Plinian eruption (~VEI 6) in June 1991 produced the second largest terrestrial eruption of the 20th century (after the 1912 eruption of Novarupta) and the largest eruption in living memory.[32][not in citation given]
Pocdol Mountains Albay and Sorsogon 13°03′00″N 123°57′29″E / 13.05°N 123.958°E / 13.05; 123.958 The Pocdol Mountains are a volcanic group of stratovolcanos.
Mount Pulag Benguet 16°35′0.86″N 120°53′0.93″E / 16.5835722°N 120.8835917°E / 16.5835722; 120.8835917 2,922 m[2] 2,922 m[2]
Mount Pulumbato Zamboanga 6°58′22″N 122°4′22″E / 6.97278°N 122.07278°E / 6.97278; 122.07278 980 m
Mount Ragang Lanao del Sur and Cotabato 7°41′40″N 124°30′27″E / 7.69444°N 124.50750°E / 7.69444; 124.50750 2,815 m[33] [ s ]
Mount Polis Ifugao-Mountain Province 16°58′29″N 121°01′45″E / 16.974722°N 121.029067°E / 16.974722; 121.029067 1,895 m[34]
Mount Samat Bataan 14°36′15.4″N 120°30′27.3″E / 14.604278°N 120.507583°E / 14.604278; 120.507583
Mount Santo Tomas Benguet 16°33′N 120°55′E / 16.550°N 120.917°E / 16.550; 120.917 2,260 m[35]
Mount Sembrano Rizal and Laguna 14°23′00″N 121°21′57″E / 14.38333°N 121.36583°E / 14.38333; 121.36583 745 m[36] [ x ]
Sleeping Beauty, Kalinga Kalinga 17°15′44″N 121°11′0″E / 17.26222°N 121.18333°E / 17.26222; 121.18333
Smith Volcano Batanes 19°32′11.84″N 121°54′46.24″E / 19.5366222°N 121.9128444°E / 19.5366222; 121.9128444 1,080+ m[37]
Mount Sumagaya Misamis Oriental 8°39′00″N 125°02′00″E / 8.65000°N 125.03333°E / 8.65000; 125.03333 2,248 m[38]
Mount Tagubud (on Mindanao) 2,670 m[2] [clarification needed] 2,580 m[2] [ s ]
Mount Talinis Negros Oriental 9°15′0″N 123°10′0″E / 9.25000°N 123.16667°E / 9.25000; 123.16667 1,903 m[39]
Thumb Peak Palawan 9°47′55.4″N 118°36′20.4″E / 9.798722°N 118.605667°E / 9.798722; 118.605667 1,296 m 1,296 m
Mount Tirad Ilocos Sur and Mountain Province 17°09′26″N 120°39′02″E / 17.157193°N 120.650482°E / 17.157193; 120.650482 1,154 m[40] Site of the 1899 battle of Tirad Pass.
Mount Tumatangas Sulu [clarification needed] 811 m[41] [ C ]
Unnamed high peak Camiguin [clarification needed] 1,630 m[2] 1,630 m[2]
Unnamed high peak (on Luzon) [clarification needed] 2,037 m[2] 2,015 m[2]
Unnamed volcano (Ibugos) Batanes 20°20′N 121°45′E / 20.33°N 121.75°E / 20.33; 121.75 [ a ], A submarine volcano near the island of Ibugos.

a: Active volcano
c: Compound stratovolcano
C: Cinder cone volcano
l: Lava dome
s: Stratovolcano
t: Tuff cone
u: Ultra prominent peak
V: Complex volcano x: Extinct volcano

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  14. ^ The Wikipedia article for this entry contains references to sources apparently containing information which conflicts with information in the article.
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