Maverick Rock

Mount Roraima, Bolivar

Venezuela

Address

Venezuela

Mount Roraima, Bolivar

Latitude

5.131551

Longitude

-60.898547

Although the Mount Roraima plateau is shared between Brazil, Guyana and Venezuela the highest point is entirely within Venezuelan territory.

Wikipedia

Mount Roraima (Portuguese: Monte Roraima [ˈmõtʃi ʁoˈɾajmɐ], Tepuy Roraima and Cerro Roraima;) is the highest of the Pakaraima chain of tepui plateaus in South America.:156 First described by the English explorer Sir Walter Raleigh during his 1595 expedition, its 31-square-kilometre (12-square-mile) summit area:156 is bounded on all sides by cliffs rising 400 metres (1,300 ft). The mountain also serves as the tripoint of Venezuela, Guyana and Brazil.:156

Mount Roraima lies on the Guiana Shield in the southeastern corner of Venezuela's 30,000-square-kilometre (12,000-square-mile) Canaima National Park forming the highest peak of Guyana's Highland Range.

The highest point in Guyana and the highest point of the Brazilian state of Roraima lie on the plateau, but Venezuela and Brazil have higher mountains elsewhere. The triple border point is at 5°12′08″N 60°44′07″W, but the mountain's highest point is Laberintos del Norte.

Provided By: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Roraima

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