List of mountains in the Philippines

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The following is a list of mountains in the Philippines.

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NameProvinceCoordinatesElevationProminenceComments
Mount Agad-AgadIligan16°27′N 120°47′E / 16.450°N 120.783°E / 16.450; 120.783490 m (est)Located in Iligan City
Mount PiagayunganLanao del Sur and Cotabato[clarification needed]2894 masl2894 maslLocated in the boundaries of Lanao Sur and Cotabato
AmorongPangasinan15°49′41″N 120°48′18″E / 15.828°N 120.805°E / 15.828; 120.805376 m[1][ l ]
Mount ApoDavao del Sur6°59′15″N 125°16′15″E / 6.98750°N 125.27083°E / 6.98750; 125.270832,954 m[2]2,954 m[2][ s ]
Mount ArayatPampanga15°12′00″N 120°44′31″E / 15.20°N 120.742°E / 15.20; 120.7421,026 mLocated at Arayat(municipality).
Mount Arman de BadingLaguna[clarification needed]2,364 m[2]1,574 in.[2]
Babuyan ClaroCagayan19°31′24″N 121°56′24″E / 19.52333°N 121.94000°E / 19.52333; 121.94000843 m[3]843[ s ]
BalatukanMisamis Oriental8°46′12″N 124°58′48″E / 8.77000°N 124.98000°E / 8.77000; 124.980002,450 m[4][5][ sV ]
Balut SaranganiDavao del Sur5°24′00″N 125°22′30″E / 5.4°N 125.375°E / 5.4; 125.375862 m862 m[ s ]
Mount BanahawLaguna, Quezon14°04′03″N 121°29′33″E / 14.06750°N 121.49250°E / 14.06750; 121.492502,158 m[6]
2,170 m[2]
1,919 m
2,170 m[2]
[ V ]
Batorampon PointZamboanga7°6′32.5″N 121°53′51.8″E / 7.109028°N 121.897722°E / 7.109028; 121.8977221,335 mHighest mountain in Zamboanga City
BiliranBiliran11°31′23″N 124°32′06″E / 11.523°N 124.535°E / 11.523; 124.5351,301 m[ V ]
Mount BintuodNueva Vizcaya17°18′22.4″N 121°5′38.6″E / 17.306222°N 121.094056°E / 17.306222; 121.0940561,935 m
BinubulauanKalinga17°18′22.4″N 121°5′38.6″E / 17.306222°N 121.094056°E / 17.306222; 121.0940562,329 m[ s ]
Bud DajoSulu6°0′48″N 121°03′24″E / 6.01333°N 121.05667°E / 6.01333; 121.05667620 m[ aC ]
Mount BulusanSorsogon12°46′12″N 124°03′00″E / 12.77000°N 124.05000°E / 12.77000; 124.050001,565 m[2]1,547 m[2][ asu ]
Mount Busa(on Mindanao)[clarification needed]2,030 m[2]1,661 m[2]
Cagua VolcanoCagayan18°13′18″N 122°07′24″E / 18.22167°N 122.12333°E / 18.22167; 122.123331,133 m[7][ s ]
Mount Ortigas(on Mindoro)[clarification needed]1,620 m[2]1,462 m[2]
Canlaon Mountain(on Negros)[clarification needed]2,430 m[2]2,430 m[2]
Cleopatra NeedlePalawan[clarification needed]1,608 m[2]1,582 m[2]
Didicas VolcanoCagayan19°4.6′N 122°12.1′E / 19.0767°N 122.2017°E / 19.0767; 122.2017228 m[ a ]
Mount. AnnaguanCagayan17°51′50″N 121°20′40″E / 17.86389°N 121.34444°E / 17.86389; 121.344441,400 m1,400 mHighest mountain in Cagayan; Located in Rizal, Cagayan
Mount Dulang-dulangBukidnon08°06′55″N 124°55′15″E / 8.11528°N 124.92083°E / 8.11528; 124.920832,938 m2,938 m
Mount Guiting-GuitingRomblon12°24′50″N 122°34′04″E / 12.41389°N 122.56778°E / 12.41389; 122.567782,050 m[2]2,050 m[2][ u ], Elevation is sometimes seen listed as 2,058 m[8][9]
Mount Halcon(on Mindoro)13°15′00″N 120°59′00″E / 13.25000°N 120.98333°E / 13.25000; 120.983332,582 m[2]2,582 m[2]
Mount HamiguitanDavao Oriental6°44′24″N 126°10′54″E / 6.74000°N 126.18167°E / 6.74000; 126.181671,620 m[2]1,497 m[2][ s ]
Mount Hibok-HibokCamiguin9°12′02″N 124°40′05″E / 9.20056°N 124.66806°E / 9.20056; 124.668061,332 m[10]1,332 m[ s ]
Mount Hilong-Hilong(on Mindanao)[clarification needed]1,920 m[2]1,838 m[2][ as ]
Mount IrayaBatanes20°27′59″N 122°00′42″E / 20.46639°N 122.01167°E / 20.46639; 122.011671,009 m1,009 m[ as ]
Mount IrigaCamarines Sur13°27′24″N 123°27′24″E / 13.45667°N 123.45667°E / 13.45667; 123.456671,196[ asu ]
Mount IsarogCamarines Sur13°39′33″N 123°22′24″E / 13.65917°N 123.37333°E / 13.65917; 123.373332,000 m[2]1,951 m[2]
Jolo GroupSulu6°00′47″N 121°03′25″E / 6.013°N 121.057°E / 6.013; 121.057
Mount KabuyaoBenguet Province16°21′N 120°33′E / 16.350°N 120.550°E / 16.350; 120.550over 2,000 m
Mount KalatunganBukidnon10°24′42″N 123°07′54″E / 10.41167°N 123.13167°E / 10.41167; 123.131672,880 m[2]
2,824[11][12]
1,502 m[2][13][ s ]
KanlaonNegros Occidental and Negros Oriental10°24′42″N 123°07′54″E / 10.41167°N 123.13167°E / 10.41167; 123.131672,435 m2,435 m[ asu ]
Mount Kitanglad[14]Bukidnon8°8′34″N 124°54′45″E / 8.14278°N 124.91250°E / 8.14278; 124.912502,899 m2,440 m[2][15][ u ]
Kioto Mountains(on Mindanao)[clarification needed]1,816 m[2]1,639 m[2]
Mount LaboCamarines Norte14°00′48″N 122°47′15″E / 14.01333°N 122.78750°E / 14.01333; 122.787501,544 m[2]1,524 m[2][ c ]
Mount ManalmonBulacan[clarification needed]196 m[2]196 m[2][ c ]
Laguna CalderaLaguna14°27′30″N 121°20′46″E / 14.45824°N 121.34624°E / 14.45824; 121.34624743 m
Mount LantoyCebu9°59′00″N 123°33′11″E / 9.98333°N 123.55306°E / 9.98333; 123.55306593 m[16]
LatukanLanao del Sur7°39′N 124°27′E / 7.650°N 124.450°E / 7.650; 124.4502,338 m[ s ]
Leonard KniaseffDavao del Norte7°22′54″N 126°2′48″E / 7.38167°N 126.04667°E / 7.38167; 126.046671,190 m[17][ s ]
Mount MadiacAntique_(province)[clarification needed]2,117 m[2]2,117 m[2]
MahagnaoLeyte10°52′28″N 124°51′34.79″E / 10.87444°N 124.8596639°E / 10.87444; 124.8596639860 m[ s ]
Mount MakaturingLanao del Sur7°39′N 124°19′E / 7.650°N 124.317°E / 7.650; 124.3171,940 m[ s ]
Mount MakilingBatangas and Laguna14°08′N 121°12′E / 14.13°N 121.20°E / 14.13; 121.201,090 m[18][ s ]
Malinao VolcanoAlbay and Camarines Sur13°24′58″N 123°36′30″E / 13.41611°N 123.60833°E / 13.41611; 123.608331,548 m[ s ]
Mount MalindangMisamis Occidental8°13′03″N 123°38′12″E / 8.21750°N 123.63667°E / 8.21750; 123.636672,404 m[2][19]2,290 m[2][ s ]
Mount MalindigMarinduque13°14′30″N 122°00′45″E / 13.24167°N 122.01250°E / 13.24167; 122.012501,1571,157[ s ]
MandalaganNegros Occidental10°39′N 123°15′E / 10.65°N 123.25°E / 10.65; 123.251,885 m[20][ s ]
Mount Mangabon(on Mindanao)[clarification needed]2,480 m[2]1,803 m[2]
Mariveles VolcanoBataan14°31′26″N 120°27′50″E / 14.52389°N 120.46389°E / 14.52389; 120.463891,388 m[21][ s ]
MasaragaAlbay13°19′N 123°36′E / 13.32°N 123.60°E / 13.32; 123.601,328 m[22][ s ]
Mount MatutumSouth Cotabato6°26′00″N 125°06′30″E / 6.43333°N 125.10833°E / 6.43333; 125.108332,286 m[2]1,950 m[2][ asu ]
Mount MayaboboQuezon13°59′N 121°27′E / 13.983°N 121.450°E / 13.983; 121.450300 m (approx)[ C ]
Mayon VolcanoAlbay13°15′24″N 123°41′6″E / 13.25667°N 123.68500°E / 13.25667; 123.685002,462 m[2]2,447 m[2][ asu ]
Mount MacolodBatangas8°49′06″N 117°40′11″E / 8.81833°N 117.66972°E / 8.81833; 117.66972600 (about)
Mount MantalingajanPalawan13°55′N 121°03′E / 13.917°N 121.050°E / 13.917; 121.0502,085 m[2]2,085 m[2]
Mingan MountainsAurora[clarification needed]1,901 m[2]1,601 m[2]
Mount MiradorQuezon16°25′N 120°35′E / 16.417°N 120.583°E / 16.417; 120.583366 m
Musuan PeakBukidnon7°52′36″N 125°4′6″E / 7.87667°N 125.06833°E / 7.87667; 125.06833646 m[ lt ]
Mount PiapayunganLanao del Sur and Cotabato7°41′40″N 124°30′27″E / 7.69444°N 124.50750°E / 7.69444; 124.507502,815 m[2]1,590 m[2][ s ]
Mount SicapooIlocos Norte[clarification needed]2,361 m[2]1,581 m[2]
Victoria PeaksPalawan09°21′54″N 118°20′03″E / 9.36500°N 118.33417°E / 9.36500; 118.334171,709 m[2]1,619 m[2]The Pinoy mountaineer website gives the official elevation as 1726 m but says that a supra-2000 altitude has been suggested. They identify Mount Victoria as the second-highest mountain in Palawan, next only to Mt. Mantalingajan, "The Mountain of God".[23]
Mount NailogRomblon12°27′N 122°31′E / 12.450°N 122.517°E / 12.450; 122.517789 m
NatibBataan14°43′N 120°24′E / 14.72°N 120.40°E / 14.72; 120.401,253 m{ s ]
Paco VolcanoSurigao del Norte9°35′6″N 125°31′1″E / 9.58500°N 125.51694°E / 9.58500; 125.51694524 m[24]
Mount PanayBatangas13°43′23″N 120°53′35″E / 13.723°N 120.893°E / 13.723; 120.893501 m[25][ s ]
Mount PangasuganLeyte[clarification needed]1,150 m
Mount ParkerSouth Cotabato6°06′48″N 124°53′30″E / 6.11333°N 124.89167°E / 6.11333; 124.891671,824 mm[28][ s ]
PatocMountain Province17°08′48″N 120°58′48″E / 17.14667°N 120.98000°E / 17.14667; 120.980001,865 m[26][ s ]
Mount PinatuboZambales, Tarlac, and Pampanga15°08′30″N 120°21′00″E / 15.14167°N 120.35000°E / 15.14167; 120.350001,485 m (current)
1,745 m (5,725 ft) (before 1991 eruption)[29]
[ s ], The volcano's Plinian/ Ultra-Plinian eruption (~VEI 6) in June 1991 produced the second largest terrestrial eruption of the 20th century (after the 1912 eruption of Novarupta) and the largest eruption in living memory.[30][not in citation given]
Pocdol MountainsAlbay and Sorsogon13°03′00″N 123°57′29″E / 13.05°N 123.958°E / 13.05; 123.958The Pocdol Mountains are a volcanic group of stratovolcanos.
Mount Pulag(Mountain Province)16°35′0.86″N 120°53′0.93″E / 16.5835722°N 120.8835917°E / 16.5835722; 120.88359172,922 m[2]2,922 m[2]
Mount PulumbatoZamboanga6°58′22″N 122°4′22″E / 6.97278°N 122.07278°E / 6.97278; 122.07278980 m
Mount RagangLanao del Sur and Cotabato7°41′40″N 124°30′27″E / 7.69444°N 124.50750°E / 7.69444; 124.507502,815 m[31][ s ]
Mount PolisIfugao-Mountain Province16°58′29″N 121°01′45″E / 16.974722°N 121.029067°E / 16.974722; 121.0290671,895 m[32]
Mount SamatBataan14°36′15.4″N 120°30′27.3″E / 14.604278°N 120.507583°E / 14.604278; 120.507583
Mount Santo TomasBenguet16°33′N 120°55′E / 16.550°N 120.917°E / 16.550; 120.9172,260 m[33]
Mount SembranoRizal and Laguna14°23′00″N 121°21′57″E / 14.38333°N 121.36583°E / 14.38333; 121.36583745 m[34][ x ]
Sleeping Beauty, KalingaKalinga17°15′44″N 121°11′0″E / 17.26222°N 121.18333°E / 17.26222; 121.18333
Smith VolcanoBatanes19°32′11.84″N 121°54′46.24″E / 19.5366222°N 121.9128444°E / 19.5366222; 121.91284441,080+ m[35]
Mount SumagayaMisamis Oriental8°39′00″N 125°02′00″E / 8.65000°N 125.03333°E / 8.65000; 125.033332,248 m[36]
Mount Tagubud(on Mindanao)2,670 m[2][clarification needed]2,580 m[2][ s ]
Mount TalinisNegros Oriental9°15′0″N 123°10′0″E / 9.25000°N 123.16667°E / 9.25000; 123.166671,903 m[37]
Thumb PeakPalawan9°47′55.4″N 118°36′20.4″E / 9.798722°N 118.605667°E / 9.798722; 118.6056671,296 m1,296 m
Mount TiradIlocos Sur and Mountain Province17°09′26″N 120°39′02″E / 17.157193°N 120.650482°E / 17.157193; 120.6504821,154 m[38]Site of the 1899 battle of Tirad Pass.
Mount TumatangasSulu[clarification needed]811 m[39][ C ]
Unnamed high peakCamiguin[clarification needed]1,630 m[2]1,630 m[2]
Unnamed high peak(on Luzon)[clarification needed]2,037 m[2]2,015 m[2]
Unnamed volcano (Ibugos)Batanes20°20′N 121°45′E / 20.33°N 121.75°E / 20.33; 121.75[ a ], A submarine volcano near the island of Ibugos.

a: Active volcano
c: Compound stratovolcano
C: Cinder cone volcano
l: Lava dome
s: Stratovolcano
t: Tuff cone
u: Ultra prominent peak
V: Complex volcano x: Extinct volcano

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