He is called Olympus, is on Mars and measures 27 km in height.
The largest volcanic solar system Summit, known to man up to this moment, is located on Mars, where the average temperature is – 23 ° c, which is located around 228 million kilometers from the Sun. The Martian volcano measuring 27 kilometers and has more than 600 kilometers from base, while its crater measures approximately 80 kilometers in diameter.
They have called it Mount Olympus, in homage to the mountain which was residence of the gods in the mythology of the ancient Greece, which measures only 2.9 kilometers of altitude.
Some experts believe that if the Mount Olympus of Mars on Earth already had sunk under its own weight, but the retail gravity of Mars may hold on foot. It is believed that he was active around one billion years ago and is, perhaps, the youngest volcano on the red planet.