Malchin Peak

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Malchin Peak
Malchin Peak is located in Mongolia
Malchin Peak
Malchin Peak
Location of Malchin Peak in Mongolia
Highest point
Elevation4,050 m (13,290 ft) [1]
Parent peakKhüiten Peak
Coordinates49°10′17″N 87°52′32″E / 49.17139°N 87.87556°E / 49.17139; 87.87556Coordinates: 49°10′17″N 87°52′32″E / 49.17139°N 87.87556°E / 49.17139; 87.87556[2]
Parent rangeTavan Bogd
Mongol Altai Mountains

Malchin Peak (Mongolian: Малчин оргил, lit. "herder peak") is the one of five peaks of the Tavan Bogd mountain on the Mongolia-Russian border. The Peak towers at the elevation of 4,050 m (13,287 ft). It is the only one of the fiver peaks of Tavan Bogd that can be climbed without specialized mountain climbing equipment.

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