Key Col for Cerro el Potosí

Col Elevation: 1850- meters, 6070- feet

Key Col for:Cerro el Potosí  (3720 m/12,205 ft)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 1850 - 1840 m
    (10-meter contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)24° 56' 1'' N, 101° 20' 11'' W
24.933623, -101.336376 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1870 m/6135 ft
Optimistic: 1880 m/6168 ft
Average: 1875 m/6152 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Cerro Ajusco
Prominence Parent: Nevado de Toluca
Island Parent: Pico de Orizaba
Ridgewalk Distance:1418.41 km/881.36 mi

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Drainage Basins
Internal Drainage-N.A.
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East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal
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Atlantic Ocean

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Cerro el Potosí 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: Cerro el PotosíMexico-NL37201870 East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal/Rio Grande  
(Unnamed Col) 2320  East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal/Rio Grande47.7547.75
(Ridge Junction)    East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal/Rio Grande7.6155.36
(Ridge Junction)    East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal/Rio Grande2.3557.7
(Ridge Junction)    East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal/Rio Grande4.1461.85
(Unnamed Col) 2700  East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal/Rio Grande22.0183.85
(Ridge Junction)    East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal/Rio Grande2.8986.75
(Ridge Junction)    East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal/Rio Grande149.99236.74
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col) 1850  Nazas-Mapimi/East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal43.22279.96
(Ridge Junction)    Nazas-Mapimi/East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal155.31435.26
(Ridge Junction)    Nazas-Mapimi/East Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal221.43656.69
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DivideEast Mexico Internal-Laguna la Sal/Grande de Santiago166.45823.14
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DividePanuco/Grande de Santiago53.38876.53
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DividePanuco/Lerma152.161028.68
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DividePanuco/Lerma318.841347.52
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DivideLerma/Valley of Mexico64.131411.65
(Unnamed Col) 3470 Americas Continental DivideBalsas/Valley of Mexico4.561416.21
LINE PARENT: Cerro AjuscoMexico-CDMX39371217Americas Continental DivideBalsas/Valley of Mexico2.21418.41
PROM PARENT: Nevado de TolucaMexico-Mex46802210    
ISLAND PARENT: Pico de OrizabaMexico-Pue/Ver56364922    

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