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Kangte peak
Kanggardo Rize
Kangte peak is located in Arunachal Pradesh
Kangte peak
Kangte peak
Arunachal Pradesh, India
Kangte peak is located in India
Kangte peak
Kangte peak
Kangte peak (India)
Highest point
Elevation 7,060 m (23,160 ft) [1]
Prominence 2,195 m (7,201 ft) [2]
Listing Ultra
List of Indian states and territories by highest point
Coordinates 27°51′54″N 92°31′57″E / 27.86500°N 92.53250°E / 27.86500; 92.53250Coordinates: 27°51′54″N 92°31′57″E / 27.86500°N 92.53250°E / 27.86500; 92.53250[2]
Location Arunachal Pradesh, India
Parent range Eastern Himalayas

Kangte (also known as Kanggardo Rize) is a mountain in the Eastern Himalayas. It is located on the border of China and India.

Kangte, at 7,060 metres (23,163 ft), is on the border of the Northeastern Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh and the Tibet Autonomous Region of China. It is the highest point in Arunachal Pradesh. The whole area is claimed by China as part of southern Tibet this claim is contested by India. The disputed area in which Kangto is located, would lie in the Tibetan county of Cona under the Chinese claim but lies in the East Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh, under Indian administration.

See also

List of Ultras of the Himalayas


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2005-11-06. Retrieved 2011-09-07.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ a b "Himalaya of Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and adjoining region of Tibet" Peaklist.org. Retrieved 2012-01-24.

External links

  • "Kangtö, China" on Peakbagger
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