Dena (in Luri and Persian: دنا) is the name for a sub-range within the Zagros Mountains. Mount Dena, with 80 km (50 mi) length and 15 km (49,000 ft) average width, is situated on the boundary of the Isfahan, Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad and Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Provinces of Iran.
|Elevation||4,409 m (14,465 ft)|
|Prominence||2,604 m (8,543 ft)|
|Length||80 km (50 mi)|
|Width||15 km (9.3 mi)|
|Language of name||Persian and Luri|
Mount Dena has more than 40 peaks higher than 4,000 metres (13,000 feet). With an elevation of 4,409 metres above sea level, Qash-Mastan is the highest peak in the Dena Range and in the Zagros Mountains in general. Another known peak in this range is Hose-Daal close to the city of Sisakht, 30 km (19 mi) to the north of Yasuj.
Annual precipitation in Mount Dena ranges from 600 to 1,800 mm (24 to 71 in) and various rivers including a branch of the Karun rise in this range.
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