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Volcán Acatenango, Guatemala


Prominence: 1835 m, 6020 ft

Elevation: 3975 meters, 13,041 feet


Approx. Isolation: 125.87 km, 78.21 mi
Alternate Name(s)Yeacopaca
Highest SummitPico Mayor
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)14° 30' 6'' N; 90° 52' 32'' W
14.50163, -90.87549 (Dec Deg)
728967E 1604269N Zone 15 (UTM)
CountryGuatemala
State/ProvinceChimaltenango (Highest Point)
Sacatepéquez (Highest Point)
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     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #100)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1995-07-01 by Christian Rodriguez
     2000-04-15 by Eric Peterson
     2004-09-17 by Casey Canevari
     2009-04-29 by Jeff Malik
     2011-01 by David Howells
     2011-02-15 by Adam Helman
     2011-12-23 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2012-12-31 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2013-07-29 by Nicholas Gault
     2014-09-03 by Josh Hayward
     2014-09-16 by Seán Caulfield

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (27 total)

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This is as close to the area that I can figure out. I am not sure on the map if this is the exact location of this mountain.
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Volcán Acatenango in Guatemala from the nearby saddle, looking at the higher peak (2009-04-29). Photo by Jeff Malik.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 1835 m/6020 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1835 m/6020 ft
  Key Col: 2140 m/7021 ft
Isolation125.87 km/78.21 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Volcán Tajumulco  (WNW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Central America Ranges
Range3: Guatemala Ranges
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
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Other Photos

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Volcan Fuego (left) and Volcan Acatenango (right), two of the many smoking cones of Guatemala (2011-12-22). Photo by Ken Jones.
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