Brandberg, Namibia

Prominence: 1769 m, 5804 ft

Elevation: 2573 meters, 8442 feet

True Isolation: 963.16 km, 598.48 mi
Highest SummitKönigstein
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)21° 8' 58'' S, 14° 34' 39'' E
-21.149307, 14.577541 (Dec Deg)
456138 E 7661270 N, Zone 33 (UTM)
CountryNamibia (Highest Point)
State/ProvinceErongo (Highest Point)

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 9
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 9)

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The impressive palisades of the Brandberg, including Namibia's highest peak, the Königstein (2011-04-27). Photo by Evan Strydom.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1769 m/5804 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1769 m/5804 ft
  Key Col: 804 m/2638 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 963.16 km/598.48 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: -12.465, 15.1725
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Moro de Môco  (N)
RangesContinent: Africa
Range2: Southern Africa
Range3: Kalahari (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsAtlantic-Central and Southern Africa
Atlantic Ocean
Data SourceShuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) data
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The summit of Königstein on the Brandberg, Namibia, with happy hikers resting in the Kalahari sun (2011-04-24). Photo by Evan Strydom.
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