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Volcán Paricutín, Mexico


Prominence: 215 m, 706 ft

Elevation: 3300+ meters, 10,827+ feet


True Isolation: 5.4 km, 3.36 mi
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3300 - 3320 m
    (20-meter closed contour)
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)19° 29' 38'' N, 102° 15' 9'' W
19.493874, -102.252555 (Dec Deg)
788391 E 2157784 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceMichoacán
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     Volc├ín Paricut├¡n at SummitPost.org
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1999-02-06 by Ben Lostracco
     2016-02-16 by Andrew Rankine (GPS Track)

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The summit of Volcán Paricutín in Michoacan, Mexico; the world's youngest volcano and one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World (2016-02-16). Photo by Andrew Rankine.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 215 m/706 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 235 m/771 ft
  Key Col: 3085 m/10,121 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.4 km/3.36 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 19.4508, -102.2767
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cerro Tancítaro  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Central Mexican Ranges
Range3: Cordillera Neovolcanica
Range4: Western Neovolcanica
Drainage BasinsBalsas
Pacific Ocean
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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