Nevado Yerupajá, Peru

Prominence: 2028 m, 6653 ft

Elevation: 6617 meters, 21,709 feet

True Isolation: 147.73 km, 91.8 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Cerro Yerupaja
SubpeaksNevado Yerupajá-Pico Sur (6515 m/21,375 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)10° 16' 6'' S, 76° 54' 17'' W
-10.26823, -76.904637 (Dec Deg)
291398 E 8864313 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
Huánuco (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Nevado Yerupajá:
     Largest-Area Drainage Basin High Points (Rank #5)
     World Drainage Basin High Points over 5000 m high (Rank #12)
     Ultras of Ecuador and Peru (Rank #12)
     Andes 6000-meter Peaks (Rank #13)
     Ultras of South America (Rank #65)
     Peru Region High Points (Rank #2)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       The Andes: A Guide for Climbers (Biggar)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 4
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 3)

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Yerupaja (2017-6-26). Photo by Scott Patterson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2028 m/6653 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2028 m/6653 ft
  Line Parent: Nevado Huascarán
  Key Col: Paso de Cuncush    4589 m/15,056 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 147.73 km/91.8 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: -9.125, -77.6008
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Nevado Huascarán  (NNW)
RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Peruvian Andes
Range4: Cordillera Occidental (Peru)
Range5: Central Cordillera Occidental (Highest Point)
Range6: Cordillera Huayhuash (Highest Point)
Ridges/DividesAmericas Continental Divide
Drainage Basins
Amazon (HP)
Atlantic Ocean
Pativilca (HP)
Pacific-South America
Pacific Ocean
First AscentJuly 31, 1950
    Harrah, David
    Maxwell, James
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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