Your question: What are the major mountain ranges in Indonesia?

What are the mountain ranges in Indonesia?

Sudirman Range

Barisan Sudirman Dugunduguoo
Grasberg mine located in the middle of Sudirman Range
Highest point
Peak Puncak Jaya, Indonesia
Elevation 4,884 m (16,024 ft)

How many mountains are in Indonesia?

The country is predominantly mountainous with some 400 volcanoes, of which 100 are active.

Are there deserts in Indonesia?

There are no deserts in Indonesia.

Why does Indonesia have so many mountains?

The islands in Indonesia were created mostly by volcanic activity and ocean mountain-building activity created by the movement of tectonic plates in Asia, the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean.

How many volcanoes are in Indonesia?

It can be said that Indonesia is a country having the most active volcanoes in the world. Indonesia has a great number of volcanoes in the world. There are 147 volcanoes, and 76 of them are the active volcanoes and spread along the islands of Sumatra, Java, Celebes, and Lesser Sunda (Figure 1).

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