Key Col for Nevado Huacshan

Col Elevation: 4960- meters, 16,273- feet

Key Col for:Nevado Huacshan  (5644 m/18,517 ft)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4960 - 4940 m
    (20-meter contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)10° 23' 33'' S, 76° 52' 39'' W
-10.392478, -76.877491 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 684 m/2244 ft
Optimistic: 704 m/2310 ft
Average: 694 m/2277 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Nevado Puscanturpa
Prominence Parent: Nevado Yerupajá
Island Parent: Nevado Yerupajá
Ridgewalk Distance:11.74 km/7.29 mi
State/ProvinceLima Region

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RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Peruvian Andes
Range4: Cordillera Occidental (Peru)
Range5: Central Cordillera Occidental
Range6: Cordillera Huayhuash
Drainage BasinsPativilca
Pacific-South America
Pacific Ocean

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Nevado Huacshan 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: Nevado Huacshan5644684    
(Unnamed Col)5440   0.930.93
Nevado Pariaucro Grande5590150  0.381.31
(Unnamed Col)5040   4.625.93
(Ridge Junction)    2.218.14
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)4960   0.869.01
Nevado Puscantrurpa-Pico Sur5550350  1.0410.05
(Unnamed Col)5200   1.2111.26
LINE PARENT: Nevado Puscanturpa5652652  0.4811.74
PROM PARENT: Nevado Yerupajá66172028    
ISLAND PARENT: Nevado Yerupajá66172028    

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