Palpana, Chile

Prominence: 1947 m, 6388 ft

Elevation: 6040 meters, 19,816 feet

True Isolation: 35.72 km, 22.19 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Spelling Variant: Cerro Palpana
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)21° 32' 49'' S, 68° 31' 22'' W
-21.546939, -68.522756 (Dec Deg)
549417 E 7617244 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
County/Second Level RegionEl Loa

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Lists that contain Palpana:
     Andes 6000-meter Peaks (Rank #90)
     Ultras of South America (Rank #76)
     Ultras of Bolivia and the Atacama (Rank #17)

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

Ascent Info

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1947 m/6388 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1947 m/6388 ft
  Line Parent: Aucanquilcha
  Key Col: 4093 m/13,428 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 35.72 km/22.19 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: -21.2292, -68.4633
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Aucanquilcha  (N)
RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Bolivian Andes
Range4: Cordillera Occidental (Bolivia)
Ridges/DividesAmericas Continental Divide
Drainage Basins
Pacific-South America
Pacific Ocean

Laguna Pastos Grandes
Altiplano/Puna de Atacama
Internal Drainage-S.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Data SourceShuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data

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