Tallest Islands of the World

 Island and location

Height from sea level to highest point

Tallest mountain

feet

meters

1. New Guinea

16,024

4,884

Mt. Carstensz (Jaya)

2. Hawaii

13,796

4,205

Mauna Kea

3. Borneo

13,431

4,094

Mt. Kinabalu

4. Taiwan

13,113

3,997

Yu Shan

5. Sumatra, Indonesia

12,467

3,800

Kerinci

6. Ross Island, Antarctica

12,447

3,794

Mount Erebus

7. Honshu, Japan

12,388

3,776

Fuji-san

8. South Island, New Zealand

12,316

3,754

Mt. Cook

9. Lombok, Indonesia

12,224

3,726

Rinjani

10. Tenerife, Canary Islands

12,198

3,718

Pico de Teide

11. Greenland

12,139

3,700

Gunnbjorn

12. Java, Indonesia

12,060

3,676

Semeru

13. Celebes, Indonesia

11,335

3,455

Rantekombola

14. Sicily

10,902

3,323

Mt. Etna

15. Hispaniola, Caribbean

10,417

3,175

Pico Duarte

16. Bali, Indonesia

10,308

3,142

Agung

17. Siple Island, Antarctica

10,170

3,100

Mt. Siple

18. Reunion, Indian Ocean

10,069

3,069

Piton des Neiges

19. Maui, Hawaii

10,023

3,055

Puu Ulaula, Haleakala

20. Ceram, Indonesia

10,023

3,055

Gunung Kobipato

21. Bioko, Equatorial Guinea

9,869

3,008

Pico de Santa Isabel

  

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