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Volcán Tajumulco, Guatemala


Prominence: 3980 m, 13058 ft

Elevation: 4220 meters, 13,845 feet


Approx. Isolation: 721.76 km, 448.48 mi
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)15° 2' 35'' N; 91° 54' 13'' W
15.04303, -91.90367 (Dec Deg)
617846E 1663378N Zone 15 (UTM)
CountryGuatemala (Highest Point)
State/ProvinceSan Marcos (Highest Point)
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     Tajumulco at SummitPost.org
     Weather for Tajumulco at Mountain-Forecast.com

Lists that contain Volcán Tajumulco:
     World Peaks with 4000 meters of Prominence (Unranked)
     World Country High Points (Rank #40)
     North America Peaks with 2000 meters of Prominence (Rank #5)
     World Top 100 by Prominence (Rank #24)
     World Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #24)
     North America Range3 High Points (Rank #9)
     Country High Points of the Americas (Rank #11)
     North America Country High Points (Rank #4)
     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #73)
     Central America Country High Points (Rank #1)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       High Points - A Climber's Guide to Central America (Wunrow)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2003 by Jan-Frode Myklebust
     2006-03-14 by Austin Smith
     2009-09-12 by Jonathan Wunrow
     2011-01 by David Howells
     2011-02-13 by Adam Helman
     2011-07-02 by J Mitchell
     2011-12-29 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2012-12-27 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2013-03-27 by Eric Gilbertson
     2013-04-06 by Lyngve Skrede
     2013-08-19 by Michel Buchs (GPS Track)
     2014-06-27 by Josh Hayward
     2014-10-08 by Seán Caulfield
     2015-01-13 by Nicholas Daniel
     2015-11-12 by David Hart

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (57 total)

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The rooftop of Central America, Volcán Tajumulco, from the lower portion of the trail (2016-02-05). Photo by Mark Hansen.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3980 m/13,058 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 4000 m/13,123 ft
  Line Parent: Sierra Negra
  Key Col: Ithmus of Tehuantepec    240 m/787 ft
Isolation721.76 km/448.48 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pico de Orizaba  (NW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Central America Ranges (Highest Point)
Range3: Guatemala Ranges (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
Data SourceGPS Reading or LIDAR
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Other Photos

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Clouds flow from the Guatemalan volcano range down into the Pacific coastal lowlands. On Volcán Tajumulco (2016-02-05). Photo by Mark Hansen.
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