Gunung Karang

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Gunung Karang
Gunungkarang.jpg
Mount Karang in Banten. Photo courtesy Sumarso
Highest point
Elevation 1,778 m (5,833 ft) [1]
Prominence 1,703 m (5,587 ft) [2]
Listing List of volcanoes in Indonesia
Ultra
Ribu
Coordinates 6°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
Translation Mount of corals (Indonesian)
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 rock Holocene (?)[1]
Mountain type Stratovolcano
Climbing
Easiest route Hiking

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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  • 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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