Cockscomb, South Africa

Prominence: 1244 m, 4082 ft

Elevation: 1758 meters, 5768 feet

True Isolation: 125.43 km, 77.94 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 34' 16'' S, 24° 47' 4'' E
-33.571028, 24.784389 (Dec Deg)
294350 E 6283207 N, Zone 35 (UTM)
CountrySouth Africa
State/ProvinceEastern Cape

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Cockscomb is the highest peak in the Groot Winterhoek mountain range.

According to Wikipedia, "The current record climb for the mountain is 8 hours, 35 minutes, set by Braden van Breda and his team (including Andre O'Kennedy and Chris Arderne), on the 24th of August 2011."
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1244 m/4082 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1244 m/4082 ft
  Key Col: 514 m/1686 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 125.43 km/77.94 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: -32.5108, 25.2517
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RangesContinent: Africa
Range2: Southern Africa
Range3: Cape Ranges
Drainage BasinsSondags
Indian Ocean-South Africa
Indian Ocean
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Dave Ward.

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