Overview

Mount Kenya


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Second-highest mountain in Africa; also known by its Swahili name Kirinyaga, which means “mountain of whiteness.”

An extinct volcano located in central Kenya, Mount Kenya reaches 5,199 meters (17,057 feet) ...

Subjects: African Studies.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.