Key Col for Volcán Cotopaxi

Col Elevation: 3493 meters, 11,460 feet

Key Col for:Volcán Cotopaxi  (5897 m/19,347 ft)
Road/Route through Col:Panamericana
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)0° 38' 42'' S, 78° 35' 37'' W
-0.64496, -78.593705 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 2404 m/7887 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Volcán Chimborazo
Prominence Parent: Volcán Chimborazo
Island Parent: Volcán Chimborazo
Ridgewalk Distance:183.59 km/114.08 mi

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Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Volcán Cotopaxi 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: Volcán Cotopaxi58972404Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba  
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba7.217.21
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba6.2213.44
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba7.0620.5
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)3493 Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba4.8425.34
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba2.928.24
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba0.8329.06
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba8.9938.06
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba3.441.46
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba67.44108.9
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guayas15.5124.4
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guayas11.72136.12
Loma Huagracara4502289Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guayas23.54159.67
(Unnamed Col)4213 Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guayas11.47171.14
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guayas5.12176.26
(Ridge Junction)  Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guayas4.99181.25
LINE PARENT: Volcán Chimborazo62674122  2.34183.59
PROM PARENT: Volcán Chimborazo62674122    
ISLAND PARENT: Volcán Chimborazo62674122    

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