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Owen Stanley Range

A mountain range extending about 485 km (300 mi) southeast to northwest on New Guinea Island in Papua New Guinea. It rises to 4,072 m (13,360 ft).
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Owen Stanley Range

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(Placename) a mountain range in SE New Guinea. Highest peak: Mount Victoria, 4073 m (13 363 ft)
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Known as the ''Lost Battlefield,'' the site was hidden on a remote plateau, 1 kilometer west and 450 meters above the village of Eora Creek, in the Owen Stanley Ranges.
A search helicopter located the wreckage at an altitude of 1,676 meters on the Owen Stanley ranges.