Cerro Machu Picchu, Peru

Prominence: 251 m, 824 ft

Elevation: 3051 meters, 10,010 feet

True Isolation: 1.18 km, 0.73 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)13° 10' 31'' S, 72° 32' 29'' W
-13.175363, -72.541274 (Dec Deg)
766572 E 8542186 N, Zone 18 (UTM)

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 129
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2010-05 by David Parratt
     2011-03-22 by Alan Beck
     2011-09-10 by Lyngve Skrede
     2013-08-07 by Jonathan Scislow
     2014-07-31 by Robert Bortolin
     2016-08-21 by Cynthia Chan
     2017-11-23 by Rafee Memon (GPS Track)
     2018-09-28 by Austin Mueller (GPS Track)
     2022-07-05 by James Stone

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View from summit of Machu Picchu looking down on Machu Picchu site and behind the smaller Huayna Picchu (2010-05-27). Photo by David Parratt.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 251 m/824 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 271 m/889 ft
  Key Col: 2800 m/9186 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.18 km/0.73 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: -13.185, -72.545
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Everest  (SSW)
RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Peruvian Andes
Range4: Cordillera Oriental (Peru)
Range5: Cordillera Vilcabamba
Drainage BasinsAmazon
Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:100,000 Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by William Peters.
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Other Photos

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At the top of Cerro Machu Picchu (2013-07). Photo by Piotr Kaczynski.
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From the archaeological site looking up to Cerro Machu Picchu. The Inca Trail comes into view at center-left (2019-05-03). Photo by MB Hansen.
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