Key Col for Elbrus

Col Elevation: 901 meters, 2956 feet

Key Col for:Elbrus  (5642 m/18,510 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)26° 33' 38'' N, 63° 39' 14'' E
26.5606, 63.654013 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 4741 m/15,554 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Kharchanai
Prominence Parent: Mount Everest
Island Parent: Mount Everest
Ridgewalk Distance:13978.8 km/8686.03 mi

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RangesContinent: Asia
Range2: Iranian Plateau
Range3: Baluchistan
Drainage BasinsIran-Afghanistan-Pakistan Basin
Internal Drainage-Eurasia
Worldwide Internal Drainage

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Elbrus to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointLocationElev-mProm-mRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-kmCumulative-km
START: ElbrusRussia56424741 Kuban/Terek  
(Ridge Junction)    Kuban/Terek36.1636.16
(Ridge Junction)    Kuban/Terek2.8839.04
(Ridge Junction)    Kuma/Kuban260.9299.94
(Ridge Junction)    Caspian Sea/Kuban51.29351.24
(Ridge Junction)    Don/Kuban202.69553.93
(Ridge Junction)    Kuban/Sea of Azov604.261158.19
(Ridge Junction)    Kuban20.821179.02
(Ridge Junction)    Kuban/Black Sea7.971186.99
(Ridge Junction)    Kuban12.321199.31
(Ridge Junction)    Black Sea17.781217.09
(Ridge Junction)    Kuban8.291225.38
(Ridge Junction)    Kuban/Black Sea622.91848.29
(Ridge Junction)    Kuban/Black Sea6.441854.73
(Ridge Junction)    Kuban/Black Sea48.481903.2
Dombai-UlgenGeorgia/Russia40461237 Kuban/Black Sea67.381970.58
Gora GvandraGeorgia/Russia3985825 Kuban/Black Sea42.082012.66
(Unnamed Col) 3160  Kuban/Black Sea4.312016.97
(Ridge Junction)    Kuban/Black Sea30.682047.64
(Ridge Junction)    Terek/Black Sea3.42051.04
Dongusorunbashi 3203  Terek/Black Sea3.862054.89
Nakra-TauGeorgia/Russia4269138 Terek/Black Sea4.072058.97
DongusorunGeorgia/Russia44541087 Terek/Black Sea1.762060.73
ShkheldaGeorgia/Russia4388438 Terek/Black Sea13.332074.06
(Unnamed Col) 3950  Terek/Black Sea12075.06
(Ridge Junction)    Terek/Black Sea1.872076.93
(Unnamed Col) 4100  Terek/Black Sea0.262077.19
Chatyn-TauGeorgia/Russia4412312 Terek/Black Sea0.852078.04
(Unnamed Col) 4120  Terek/Black Sea0.52078.54
Pic ShchurovskyGeorgia/Russia4277157 Terek/Black Sea0.542079.07
(Unnamed Col) 3871  Terek/Black Sea3.272082.35
BzhedukhGeorgia/Russia4274111 Terek/Black Sea1.642083.99
UllukaraGeorgia/Russia4302431 Terek/Black Sea1.612085.6
Jantugan Pass 3483  Terek/Black Sea5.072090.67
GumachiGeorgia/Russia380556 Terek/Black Sea1.342092.01
Ullu-TauGeorgia/Russia4277531 Terek/Black Sea5.372097.37
(Ridge Junction)    Terek/Black Sea2.982100.36
Teiber 3607  Terek/Black Sea9.912110.27
TikhtengenGeorgia/Russia4618768 Terek/Black Sea7.592117.87
(Unnamed Col) 3850  Terek/Black Sea3.142121.01
OrthokaraGeorgia/Russia434646 Terek/Black Sea2.512123.52
(Ridge Junction)    Terek/Black Sea0.142123.66
Tsanner Pass 3887  Terek/Black Sea2.372126.03
LyalvarGeorgia/Russia4355155 Terek/Black Sea0.732126.76
(Unnamed Col) 4200  Terek/Black Sea0.622127.38
GestolaGeorgia/Russia4860320 Terek/Black Sea2.282129.67
(Unnamed Col) 4540  Terek/Black Sea0.762130.42
Katyn-TauGeorgia/Russia4979159 Terek/Black Sea1.912132.33
(Unnamed Col) 4820  Terek/Black Sea0.822133.15
Pik 4859Georgia/Russia485959 Terek/Black Sea0.192133.34
(Unnamed Col) 4800  Terek/Black Sea0.22133.55
Jangi-Tau - West PeakGeorgia/Russia505959 Terek/Black Sea0.682134.23
(Unnamed Col) 5000  Terek/Black Sea0.172134.4
Jangi-TauGeorgia/Russia5085335 Terek/Black Sea0.382134.78
(Unnamed Col) 4850  Terek/Black Sea0.522135.29
Jangi-Tau - East PeakGeorgia/Russia5034184 Terek/Black Sea0.652135.95
(Unnamed Col) 4920  Terek/Black Sea0.452136.4
Pik Schota RustaveliGeorgia/Russia496040 Terek/Black Sea0.122136.52
Sandro Saddle 4750  Terek/Black Sea0.742137.26
Gora Shkara-West PeakGeorgia/Russia5069119 Terek/Black Sea1.012138.26
(Unnamed Col) 4950  Terek/Black Sea0.652138.91
ShkharaGeorgia/Russia51931357 Terek/Black Sea1.062139.97
(Ridge Junction)    Terek/Black Sea0.52140.47
(Ridge Junction)    Terek/Black Sea5.372145.84
(Ridge Junction)    Rioni/Terek26.762172.6
(Ridge Junction)    Rioni/Terek9.762182.36
(Ridge Junction)    Rioni/Terek11.092193.45
Gurdaiebtsek 3349  Rioni/Terek7.32200.75
(Ridge Junction)    Rioni/Terek13.222213.97
(Ridge Junction)    Rioni/Terek7.632221.6
(Ridge Junction)    Rioni/Terek5.12226.7
(Ridge Junction)    Rioni/Terek32.012258.71
(Ridge Junction)    Rioni/Kura127.212385.92
Pona, Georgia 943  Rioni/Kura3.042388.95
(Ridge Junction)    Rioni/Kura122.832511.79
(Ridge Junction)    Kura/Black Sea46.722558.5
(Ridge Junction)    Çoruh/Kura510.363068.86
(Ridge Junction)    Kura/Euphrates530.913599.78
(Ridge Junction)    Kura/Euphrates57.053656.82
(Ridge Junction)    Kura/Euphrates89.653746.48
(Ridge Junction)    Lake Van/Euphrates398.514144.98
(Ridge Junction)    Lake Van/Tigris403.094548.07
(Ridge Junction)    Tigris/Kura55.854603.93
(Unnamed Col) 1528  Tigris/Lake Urmia390.934994.85
(Ridge Junction)    Tigris/Lake Urmia373.485368.33
(Ridge Junction)    Tigris/Sefid428.095796.42
(Ridge Junction)    Tigris/Iran-Afghanistan-Pakistan Basin251.316047.73
(Ridge Junction)    Shatt-al-Arab/Iran-Afghanistan-Pakistan Basin1047.787095.51
(Ridge Junction)    Persian Gulf/Iran-Afghanistan-Pakistan Basin1196.98292.41
(Ridge Junction)    Iran-Afghanistan-Pakistan Basin/Hamune-Jaz-Murian261.238553.64
(Ridge Junction)    Dasht-e-Lut/Hamune-Jaz-Murian657.29210.84
(Ridge Junction)    Iran-Afghanistan-Pakistan Basin/Hamune-Jaz-Murian363.089573.92
(Ridge Junction)    Gulf of Oman/Iran-Afghanistan-Pakistan Basin28.69602.52
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col) 901  Arabian Sea/Iran-Afghanistan-Pakistan Basin331.959934.47
(Ridge Junction)    Arabian Sea/Iran-Afghanistan-Pakistan Basin132.7410067.21
(Ridge Junction)    Hingol/Iran-Afghanistan-Pakistan Basin615.7810682.99
(Ridge Junction)    Indus/Iran-Afghanistan-Pakistan Basin2024.7512707.74
(Ridge Junction)    Indus/Amu Darya1038.2413745.98
(Ridge Junction)    Indus/Amu Darya46.0213792.01
(Ridge Junction)    Indus/Amu Darya25.6713817.68
(Ridge Junction)    Indus/Amu Darya103.6113921.29
(Ridge Junction)    Indus/Tarim He52.3613973.65
LINE PARENT: KharchanaiPakistan64361744  5.1513978.8
PROM PARENT: Mount EverestChina/Nepal88488848    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount EverestChina/Nepal88488848    

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