Volcan Karisimbi, Rwanda/Congo DRC

Prominence: 3324 m, 10905 ft

Elevation: 4519 meters, 14,826 feet

Approx. Isolation: 207.09 km, 128.68 mi
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)1° 30' 22'' S; 29° 27' 1'' E
-1.506085, 29.450323 (Dec Deg)
772650E 9833379N Zone 35 (UTM)
CountryRwanda (Highest Point)
Congo DRC

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     World Country High Points (Rank #36)
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     Africa 4000-meter Peaks (Rank #11)
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     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #379)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010 by Morgan Batt

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3324 m/10,905 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 3324 m/10,905 ft
  Key Col: 1195 m/3921 ft
Isolation207.09 km/128.68 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Humphreys  (NNE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: Africa
Range2: East Africa Mountains
Range3: East Rift Valley Ranges
Range4: Virunga Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Congo (HP)
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Parc national des Volcans (Highest Point)
Data SourceShuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data

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