Palchan La

Col Elevation: 6350 meters, 20,833 feet

Key Col for:Broad Peak  (8051 m/26,414 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 47' 14'' N, 76° 35' 21'' E
35.787352, 76.589049 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1701 m/5581 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Gasherbrum I
Prominence Parent: Gasherbrum I
Island Parent: Gasherbrum I
Ridgewalk Distance:20.06 km/12.46 mi

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Ridges/DividesAfrica-Middle East Continental Divide
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Tarim He
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Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Broad Peak 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 PointElev-mProm-mRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-kmCumulative-km
START: Broad Peak80511701Africa-Middle East Continental DivideIndus/Tarim He  
KEY COL: Palchan La6350 Africa-Middle East Continental DivideIndus/Tarim He3.873.87
Gasherbrum IV7925718Africa-Middle East Continental DivideIndus/Tarim He4.888.75
(Unnamed Col)7207 Africa-Middle East Continental DivideIndus/Tarim He1.159.9
(Ridge Junction)  Africa-Middle East Continental DivideIndus/Tarim He2.7312.63
(Unnamed Col)7491 Africa-Middle East Continental DivideIndus/Tarim He0.2512.88
Gasherbrum II80351524Africa-Middle East Continental DivideIndus/Tarim He0.5413.41
(Unnamed Col)7568 Africa-Middle East Continental DivideIndus/Tarim He0.8914.3
Gasherbrum II-East Peak7758190Africa-Middle East Continental DivideIndus/Tarim He0.414.71
Gasherburn La6511 Africa-Middle East Continental DivideIndus/Tarim He2.9917.7
LINE PARENT: Gasherbrum I80802155Africa-Middle East Continental DivideIndus/Tarim He2.3620.06
PROM PARENT: Gasherbrum I80802155    
ISLAND PARENT: Gasherbrum I80802155    

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