Greatest Altitude Variations

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Great Himalayan National Park "Starting from an altitude of 1,700 metres above mean sea level, the highest peak within the park approaches almost 5,800 metres" (Nom File pdf page 275)
Hawaii Volcanoes Sea Level - 4170 (Mauna Loa): 4170m difference
Khangchendzonga National Park elevational range of 1,220m to 8,586m above sea level (asl) within a relatively small area (AB ev)
Kilimanjaro National Park 1830m - 5895m (Mt Kibo): 4065m difference
Lorentz National Park Sea Level - 4884m : 4884m difference
Qhapaq Ñan Santuario Arqueológico de Pachacamac (PE-XP-40/CS-2011) at 75 MASL approx, Complejo Ceremonial Volcán Llullaillaco (ARLLU-07/CS-2011) at 6739 MASL. 6664 m difference
Rwenzori Mountains 1700 - 5119 (Mt Margherita): 3419m difference
Sagarmatha National Park 2845m - 8550m ("Mt Everest"): 5705m difference
Sangay National Park an altitudinal range extending from 900 to 5,319 metres above sea level (4,419m variation)
Three parallel rivers of Yunnan 760m - 6740m (Mt Kawagebo): 5980m difference
Virunga National Park 798m - 5119m (Mt Margherita): 4321 difference
Western Tien-Shan ranges in altitude from 700 to 4,503 m above sea level


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