Moldoveanu, Romania

Prominence: 2049 m, 6722 ft

Elevation: 2544 meters, 8346 feet

Approx. Isolation: 391.18 km, 243.07 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 36' 3'' N; 24° 44' 9'' E
45.600715, 24.735924 (Dec Deg)
323432E 5052179N Zone 35 (UTM)
CountryRomania (Highest Point)
State/ProvinceBraşov (Highest Point)
Argeş (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Moldoveanu:
     World Country High Points (Rank #101)
     Europe Range3 High Points (Rank #20)
     Europe Country High Points (Rank #19)
     Core Europe Peaks with 1500 meters of Prominence (Rank #25)
     Core Europe Country High Points (Rank #16)
     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #87)
     Core Europe 50 Most Prominent Peaks (Rank #25)
     Europe High Points - Comprehensive List (Rank #21)
     Europe High Points with Iberian Substitution (Rank #16)
     Europe UN Member High Points (Rank #19)
     UN Member State High Points (Rank #94)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Europe's High Points (McKeating, Crolla)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2006-07-19 by Pere Rodés Muñoz
     2011-08-08 by Petter Bjørstad
     2012-06-14 by Andrew Rankine
     2012-08-24 by Lyngve Skrede
     2013-05-03 by Tom Milliard
     2014-09-23 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2014-10-10 by Mark McAllister
     2014-10-14 by Eric Gilbertson
     2015-08-06 by David Comerzan

View ascents of peak by registered members (44 total)

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The highpoint of Romania, Moldoveanu, and its shorter neighbor Vârful Viștea Mare on its left (2012-06-14). Photo by Andrew Rankine.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2049 m/6722 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2054 m/6738 ft
  Key Col: 495 m/1624 ft
Isolation391.18 km/243.07 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Musala  (SSW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Eastern Europe Ranges
Range3: Southern Carpathians (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsDanube
Black Sea
Sea of Marmara
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Data SourceShuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data
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The summit route to Moldoveanu (2012-09-26). Photo by Sergiu Vijiala.
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