Volcan Karisimbi, Congo DRC/Rwanda

Prominence: 3324 m, 10905 ft

Elevation: 4519 meters, 14,826 feet

True Isolation: 206.17 km, 128.11 mi
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)1° 30' 22'' S, 29° 27' 1'' E
-1.506085, 29.450323 (Dec Deg)
772650 E 9833379 N, Zone 35 (UTM)
CountryCongo DRC
Rwanda (Highest Point)
Amajyaruguru (Highest Point)
Iburengerazuba (Highest Point)

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 12
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 12)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010 by Morgan Batt
     2018-08-05 by Eric Gilbertson

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4507 m - Karisimbi (2017-02-20). Photo by Jan Matiášek.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3324 m/10,905 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 3324 m/10,905 ft
  Line Parent: Mount Gessi
  Key Col: 1195 m/3921 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 206.17 km/128.11 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 0.3092, 29.8733
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Humphreys  (NNE)
RangesContinent: Africa
Range2: East Africa Mountains
Range3: East Rift Valley Ranges
Range4: Virunga Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Eastern Mediterranean
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Congo (HP)
Atlantic-Central and Southern Africa
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Parc national des Volcans (Highest Point)
Data SourceShuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data
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