Cordillera Central (Peru)

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointCerro Huagaruancha (5748 m/18,858 ft)
States/ProvincesJunín (20%), Huánuco (20%), San Martín (18%), Amazonas (16%), Pasco (9%), Ayacucho (7%), La Libertad (5%), Huancavelica (4%), Ancash (2%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area127,524 sq km / 49,237 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent990 km / 615 mi North-South
602 km / 374 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long9° 2' S; 75° 44' W
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Peruvian AndesLevel 3 (Parent)
         Cordillera Occidental (Peru)Level 4 (Sibling)
         Cordillera Central (Peru)Level 4
         Cordillera Oriental (Peru)Level 4 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Cordillera Central (Peru)

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange5
1.Cerro Huagaruancha574818,858 
3.Nudo de Pasco479015,715 
4.Cerro de Campanario401013,156 
5.Abra la Esperanza366012,008 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

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