Key Col for Sierra Nevada

Col Elevation: 4788 meters, 15,709 feet

Key Col for:Sierra Nevada  (6140 m/20,144 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)26° 39' 18'' S, 68° 36' 9'' W
-26.655, -68.6025 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1352 m/4435 ft
Optimistic: 1352 m/4436 ft
Average: 1352 m/4436 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: El Cóndor
Prominence Parent: El Cóndor
Island Parent: El Cóndor
Ridgewalk Distance:63.2 km/39.27 mi

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Ridges/DividesAmericas Continental Divide
Drainage Basins
Laguna de Eulogio
Altiplano/Puna de Atacama
Internal Drainage-S.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Laguna Escondido
Altiplano/Puna de Atacama
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Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Sierra Nevada 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: Sierra NevadaChile/Argentina61401352    
(Ridge Junction)     0.170.17
(Unnamed Col) 5950 Americas Continental DivideLaguna Escondido/Western Puna de Atacama0.851.02
Cumbre del ToroChile/Argentina6120170Americas Continental DivideLaguna Escondido/Western Puna de Atacama2.133.15
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DivideLaguna Escondido/Western Puna de Atacama15.8518.99
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DividePacific-South America/Laguna Escondido4.0123.01
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col) 4788 Americas Continental DivideLaguna Escondido/Laguna de Eulogio5.4528.46
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DivideLaguna Escondido/Laguna de Eulogio13.6442.1
LINE PARENT: El CóndorArgentina64141660Americas Continental DivideLaguna Escondido/Southern Puna de Atacama21.163.2
PROM PARENT: El CóndorArgentina64141660    
ISLAND PARENT: El CóndorArgentina64141660    

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