Key Col for Baruntse

Col Elevation: 6183 meters, 20,285 feet

Key Col for:Baruntse  (7162 m/23,497 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)27° 55' 45'' N, 86° 58' 44'' E
27.929136, 86.978925 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 979 m/3212 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Junction Peak
Prominence Parent: Mount Everest
Island Parent: Mount Everest
Ridgewalk Distance:10.02 km/6.23 mi
State/ProvinceEastern Development Region

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RangesContinent: Asia
Range2: Himalaya
Range3: Central Nepal Himalaya
Range4: Khumbu
Drainage Basins
Bay of Bengal
Indian Ocean

Dudh Kosi
Sun Kosi
Bay of Bengal
Indian Ocean

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Baruntse 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: BaruntseNepal7162979 Arun/Dudh Kosi  
Baruntse-North PeakNepal698525 Arun/Dudh Kosi0.940.94
(Unnamed Col) 6202  Arun/Dudh Kosi1.272.21
Num RiNepal6635293 Arun/Dudh Kosi0.793
(Unnamed Col) 6342  Arun/Dudh Kosi2.825.81
Cho PoluNepal6700498 Arun/Dudh Kosi0.86.61
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col) 6183  Arun/Dudh Kosi1.087.69
LINE PARENT: Junction PeakChina/Nepal7457187 Arun/Dudh Kosi2.3310.02
PROM PARENT: Mount EverestChina/Nepal88498849    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount EverestChina/Nepal88498849    

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