Pico Bolívar, Venezuela

Prominence: 3957 m, 12982 ft

Elevation: 4981 meters, 16,342 feet

Approx. Isolation: 264.51 km, 164.36 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)8° 32' 27'' N; 71° 2' 47'' W
8.540899, -71.046462 (Dec Deg)
274743E 944694N Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryVenezuela (Highest Point)
State/ProvinceMérida (Highest Point)

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     World Country High Points (Rank #28)
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     Country High Points of the Americas (Rank #10)
     South America Range3 High Points (Rank #8)
     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #133)
     Venezuela State High Points (Rank #1)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004-01-28 by Adam Helman
     2007-02-13 by Tom Sewell
     2008-01-08 by Petter Bjørstad

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Summit seen from a distance (2009-09-08). Photo by Lars Holme.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3957 m/12,982 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 3957 m/12,982 ft
  Line Parent: Volcán Cotopaxi
  Key Col: 1024 m/3360 ft
Isolation264.51 km/164.36 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Ritacuba Negro  (SSW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Cordillera de Merida (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Colombia/Venezuela
Caribbean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Parque nacional de Sierra Nevada
Data SourceShuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data
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Other Photos

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The Summit is done! (2016-03-23). Photo by José Sutherland.
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