Nevado Huascarán-Pico Norte, Peru

Prominence: 645 m, 2116 ft

Elevation: 6655 meters, 21,834 feet

Approx. Isolation: 2.66 km, 1.65 mi
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Nevado Huascarán
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)9° 5' 55'' S; 77° 37' 4'' W
-9.09857, -77.617689 (Dec Deg)
212262E 8993210N Zone 18 (UTM)

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     Andes 6000-meter Peaks (Rank #10)

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       The Andes: A Guide for Climbers (Biggar)

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The icy majesty of Huascaran, highest peak in Peru (2010-11-06). Photo by Jeff Malik.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 645 m/2116 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 645 m/2116 ft
  Key Col: La Garganta    6010 m/19,718 ft
Isolation2.66 km/1.65 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Nevado Huascarán  (SE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Peruvian Andes
Range4: Cordillera Occidental (Peru)
Range5: Cordillera Blanca
Drainage BasinsSanta
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Parque nacional Huascarán
First Ascent1908
Annie Peck
Peter Taugwalder (Switzerland)
Johannes Zumtaugwald
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