Key Col for Nuptse

Col Elevation: 7545 meters, 24,754 feet

Key Col for:Nuptse  (7864 m/25,801 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)27° 57' 34'' N, 86° 54' 45'' E
27.95936, 86.912567 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 319 m/1047 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Lhotse
Prominence Parent: Lhotse
Island Parent: Mount Everest
Ridgewalk Distance:5.13 km/3.19 mi

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RangesContinent: Asia
Range2: Himalaya
Range3: Central Nepal Himalaya
Range4: Khumbu
Drainage BasinsGanges
Bay of Bengal
Indian Ocean
OwnershipLand: Sagarmatha National Park

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Nuptse to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointLocationElev-mProm-mRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-kmCumulative-km
START: NuptseNepal7864319    
(Unnamed Col) 7760   0.280.28
Nuptse IINepal781555  0.160.44
(Unnamed Col) 7720   0.140.58
Nuptse Shar INepal779575  0.370.95
(Unnamed Col) 7720   0.41.35
Nuptse Shar IINepal77200  0.071.43
(Unnamed Col) 7588   0.662.09
Nuptse Shar IIINepal768698  0.422.51
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col) 7545   0.362.88
LINE PARENT: LhotseChina/Nepal8516610  2.265.13
PROM PARENT: LhotseChina/Nepal8516610    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount EverestChina/Nepal88498849    

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