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Elevation : 5895 m (19340.6 ft.)
Coordinates : Latitude 04°55′27″S, Longitude 37°21′11″E

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Last Update:2011-12-23 15:59 - matoyan
Description - [Source: Wikipedia]
Mount Kilimanjaro with its three volcanic cones, "Kibo", "Mawenzi", and "Shira", is a dormant volcano in Tanzania. It is the highest mountain in Africa, about 4900 meters from its base to 5895 meters above sea level. The first persons known to have reached the summit of the mountain were Hans Meyer and Ludwig Purtscheller in 1889. The mountain is part of the Kilimanjaro National Park and is a major climbing destination. The mountain has been the subject of many scientific studies because of its shrinking glaciers and disappearing ice fields.

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