Chacaltaya, Bolivia

Prominence: 634 m, 2080 ft

Elevation: 5395 meters, 17,700 feet

True Isolation: 7.18 km, 4.46 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)16° 20' 58'' S, 68° 7' 39'' W
-16.349392, -68.127555 (Dec Deg)
593183 E 8192216 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
State/ProvinceLa Paz

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 31
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 30)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1994-11-04 by Adam Helman

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The Chacaltaya massif as seen from the high plains north of La Paz (2013-07-24). Photo by Habakuk Tibatong.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 634 m/2080 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 634 m/2080 ft
  Line Parent: Huayna Potosí
  Key Col: 4761 m/15,620 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 7.18 km/4.46 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: -16.2867, -68.145
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Huayna Potosí  (NNW)
RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Bolivian Andes
Range4: Cordillera Oriental (Bolivia)
Range5: Cordillera Real
Drainage Basins
Lake Titicaca
Internal Drainage-S.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage

Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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