Nevado Coropuna, Peru

Prominence: 2208 m, 7244 ft

Elevation: 6405 meters, 21,014 feet

Approx. Isolation: 442.92 km, 275.22 mi
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)15° 32' 46'' S; 72° 39' 38'' W
-15.54616, -72.660568 (Dec Deg)
750917E 8279891N Zone 18 (UTM)
State/ProvinceArequipa (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Nevado Coropuna:
     Andes 6000-meter Peaks (Rank #23)
     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #372)
     Peru Region High Points (Rank #4)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       The Andes: A Guide for Climbers (Biggar)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-12-12 by Vic Hanson

View ascents of peak by registered members (2 total)

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Climbers passing round yareta plants enroute to the massive hulk of Coropuna, with the main summit on the left. Photo by Clark Edgeworth.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2208 m/7244 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2208 m/7244 ft
  Key Col: 4197 m/13,770 ft
Isolation442.92 km/275.22 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Nevado Ancohuma  (E)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Peruvian Andes
Range4: Cordillera Occidental (Peru)
Range5: Cordillera Chila (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsColca
Pacific Ocean
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