Salcantay, Peru

Prominence: 2540 m, 8333 ft

Elevation: 6264 meters, 20,551 feet

Approx. Isolation: 151.11 km, 93.9 mi
Alternate Name(s)Nevado Salcantay
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)13° 19' 59'' S; 72° 32' 43'' W
-13.333105, -72.545186 (Dec Deg)
765917E 8524713N Zone 18 (UTM)

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Lists that contain Salcantay:
     Andes 6000-meter Peaks (Rank #38)

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

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004-08-06 by Steve Gosselin (Unsuccessful)
     2004-09-01 by Patrick Folan (Unsuccessful)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2540 m/8333 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2540 m/8333 ft
  Key Col: 3724 m/12,218 ft
Isolation151.11 km/93.9 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Nevado Ausangate  (ESE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Peruvian Andes
Range4: Cordillera Oriental (Peru)
Range5: Cordillera Vilcabamba (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsAmazon
Atlantic Ocean

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