Key Col for Nevado del Huila

Col Elevation: 2740 meters, 8990 feet

Key Col for:Nevado del Huila  (5390 m/17,684 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)1° 14' 12'' N, 76° 59' 12'' W
1.23657, -76.986769 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 2650 m/8694 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Volcán Cayambe
Ridgewalk Distance:609 km/378.42 mi

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RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Colombian Andes
Range4: Cordillera Central (Colombia)
Drainage Basins
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific-South America
Pacific Ocean

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Nevado del Huila 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: Nevado del HuilaColombia53902650    
(Ridge Junction)     1.571.57
(Ridge Junction)     0.351.92
(Ridge Junction)     3.115.03
(Ridge Junction)     2.677.7
(Ridge Junction)     10.5118.21
(Ridge Junction)     130.42148.63
(Ridge Junction)     37.98186.61
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DivideMagdalena/Patía24.78211.39
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Patía65.92277.31
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Patía42.85320.16
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Patía3.64323.8
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col) 2740  Amazon/Patía20.21344.01
(Ridge Junction)    Amazon/Patía13.9357.91
(Ridge Junction)    Amazon/Patía6.36364.27
Volcán BordencilloColombia3670100Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Patía1.32365.59
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Patía123.66489.24
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Pacific-South America1.08490.33
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DividePacific-South America/Amazon24.08514.4
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DividePacific-South America/Amazon37.84552.24
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DividePacific-South America/Amazon38.26590.5
(Ridge Junction)   Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba6.48596.99
LINE PARENT: Volcán CayambeEcuador57902075Americas Continental DivideAmazon/Guaillabamba12.02609
PROM PARENT:  (Unnamed Col)       

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