List of records of the Philippines
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List of records of the Philippines is an annotated list of Philippine records organised by category.
See also: Extreme points of the Philippines
- The tallest mountain: Mt. Apo, Mindanao, 2,954 m (9,692 ft)
- The largest lake: Laguna de Bay, Luzon, 911–949 km² (352-366 sq mi)
- The largest island: Luzon, 109,965 km2 (42,457.7 sq mi)
- The largest island within a lake on an island: Vulcan Point, Main Crater Lake, Taal Volcano, Batangas
- The longest river: Cagayan River, Cagayan Valley. 367 km.
- The longest underground river: Puerto Princesa Underground River, Palawan, more than 24 km (15 mi)
- The highest temperature: Tuguegarao, Cagayan, 42.2 °C (107.96 °F), April 12, 1912
- The lowest temperature: Mount Pulag, Mountain Province, -2 °C (35.6 °F), January 2011. (unofficial)
- The largest earthquake: 1976 Moro Gulf earthquake, Mw 8.0, August 16, 1976
- The deadliest earthquake: 1976 Moro Gulf earthquake, 4,791 deaths, August 16, 1976
- The largest province, Palawan, 14,649.7 km2 (5,656.3 sq mi)
- The smallest province, Batanes, 219.01 km2 (84.56 sq mi)
- City with the most population, Quezon City, 2,761,720 residents (2010)
- Oldest city, Cebu City, founded 1565
- Largest city by area: Davao City, 2,444 km2 (944 sq mi)
- Municipality with the smallest population:
- Largest municipality by area: Sablayan, Occidental Mindoro, 2,188.80 km2 (845.10 sq mi)
- The tallest building: PBCom Tower, Makati, Metro Manila, 259m.
- The tallest twin building: BSA Twin Towers, Mandaluyong, Metro Manila, 215 m (705 ft)
- Largest shopping mall by gross leasable area: SM Megamall ,Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila, 506,435 m2 (5,451,220 sq ft)
- The largest arena: Philippine Arena, Bocaue, Bulacan, 55,000 seats and 3.644 hectares
- Shortest man: Junrey Balawing, 60 cm (24 in).
- Longest drum roll by an individual: Justin Daniel "Bateng" Arde
- Longest AutoCAD Planning by individual: Foxrider Dave Zednalf (Makati)
- "Oceania: Highest Temperature". ASU World Meteorological Organization. 1967. Retrieved 2011-06-10.
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