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What are the differences between eastern ghats and western ghats?

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July 24, 2011 5:45AM

eastern ghats:-

  1. elevation around 600m
  2. discontinuous
  3. do not cause orographic rainfall
  4. highest peak-mahendragiri

western ghats

  1. elevation around 900-1600m
  2. continuous.hence can be crossed through passes
  3. cause orographic rainfall
  4. highest peak-anaimudi