Shkhara, Russia/Georgia

Prominence: 1357 m, 4452 ft

Elevation: 5193 meters, 17,037 feet

True Isolation: 0.05 km, 0.03 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Former Name: Rustiveli
Georgian: შხარა
Russian: Шхара
Russian-Romanized: Gora Shkhara
SubpeaksGora Shkara-West Peak (5069 m/16,631 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 0' 0'' N, 43° 6' 35'' E
42.999969, 43.109819 (Dec Deg)
345932 E 4762545 N, Zone 38 (UTM)
Georgia (Highest Point)
Samegrelo-Upper Svaneti (Highest Point)

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 7
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 5)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2016-07-28 by Eric Gilbertson (Unsuccessful)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1357 m/4452 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1357 m/4452 ft
  Line Parent: Gora Dykh-Tau
  Key Col: Dykhniauz Pass    3836 m/12,585 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.05 km/0.03 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 43, 43.1092
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Gora Dykh-Tau  (W)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Caucasus Mountains
Range3: Central Caucasus
Range4: Svanetian Range
Drainage Basins
Black Sea
Sea of Marmara
Aegean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Caspian Sea
Internal Drainage-Eurasia
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map

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