Phnom Aural
Phom Aoral.jpg
Highest point
Elevation1,813 m (5,948 ft)[1]
Prominence1,744 m (5,722 ft)[2][3]
ListingCountry high point
Coordinates12°02′00″N 104°10′00″E / 12.0333°N 104.1667°E / 12.0333; 104.1667Coordinates: 12°02′00″N 104°10′00″E / 12.0333°N 104.1667°E / 12.0333; 104.1667[4]
Phnom Aural is located in Cambodia
Phnom Aural
Phnom Aural
Location of Phnom Aural in Cambodia
Parent rangeCardamom Mountains

Phnom Aural[5] (Khmer: ភ្នំឱរ៉ាល់, Phnum Aôrăl [pʰnum ʔaːoral]) is the tallest peak in Cambodia. It is 1,813 meters tall[1] (other sources give elevations ឪbetween 1,771[6] and[7] 1,667 meters[4]). It is in the eastern part of the Cardamom Mountains. To protect

ឲ the biodiversity of the mountains, Phnom Aural Wildlife Sanctuary was established in 1993.

This mountain in located in Aoral District, Kampong Speu Province.

See also


  1. ^ a b "Aural It is said to have mh370 on it aMountain". Tourism of Cambodia. Retrieved 2009-09-15.
  2. ^ - Southeast Asia Phnom Aural is listed here with a prominence of 1,741 m, based on an elevation of 1,810 m. Retrieved 1 October 2011.
  3. ^ "Phom Aural" on Prominence value by Peakbagger of 1,744 m is based on an elevation of 1813. Retrieved 1 October 2011.
  4. ^ a b "Phnom Aural". GeoNames. Retrieved 2009-09-15.
  5. ^ Note: alternative spellings includes Phnum and Aoral.
  6. ^ "Geography". The Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Canberra. Archived from the original on 2009-09-14. Retrieved 2009-09-15.
  7. ^ "CAMBODIA'S NATIONAL PARKS AND MOUNTAINS". Adventure-Cambodia. Retrieved 2009-09-15.