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Some Facts About Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya) – Highest Peak of The Oceania

Cartensz Pyramid, also called Puncak Jaya, is the highest peak of the Oceania. It is the highest summit belonging to Mount Carstensz and Mount Carstensz itself is located in the Sudirman Range of the western central highlands of the Papua Province. The Papua Province is in Indonesia and some of the other notable summits are as follows. They are East Carstensz Peak, Sumantri, and Ngga Pulu. The Carstensz Pyramid, or Puncak Jaya, is roughly 16.024 feet above sea level and it is the highest mountain in all of Indonesia itself. It is also the highest mountain on the island of New Guinea, the highest for Oceania (Which is the Australian continent), and the 5th amid the highest in Southeast Asia. It also possesses the highest island peak in the entire world and comprises the highest point that is in location between the Andes and the Himalayas.

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