Mount Elgon, Uganda

Prominence: 2458 m, 8065 ft

Elevation: 4321 meters, 14,177 feet

True Isolation: 336.71 km, 209.22 mi
Highest SummitWagagai
SubpeaksMount Eglon - Sudek Peak (4302 m/14,114 ft)
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)1° 7' 7'' N, 34° 31' 35'' E
1.118746, 34.526471 (Dec Deg)
669846 E 123699 N, Zone 36 (UTM)

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Lists that contain Mount Elgon:
     Africa 4000-meter Peaks (Rank #17)
     World Peaks with 300 km of Isolation (Rank #397)
     Africa Range3 High Points (Rank #6)
     Ultras of East Africa (Rank #8)
     Ultras of Africa (Rank #14)
     Africa Peaks with 300 km of Isolation (Rank #78)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 8
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 7)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2020-02-15 by Adam Walker (GPS Track)
     2022-01-09 by Deividas Valaitis (GPS Track)
     2022-01-09 by David Hart (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2458 m/8065 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2458 m/8065 ft
  Key Col: 1863 m/6112 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 336.71 km/209.22 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: -0.1233, 37.2883
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Kenya - Point Piggott  (ESE)
RangesContinent: Africa
Range2: East Africa Mountains
Range3: Central East Africa Plateau (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsNile
Eastern Mediterranean
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Data SourceShuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data

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