Volcán Pacaya, Guatemala

Prominence: 990 m, 3248 ft

Elevation: 2580+ meters, 8465+ feet

True Isolation: 15.96 km, 9.92 mi
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2580 - 2600 m
    (20-meter closed contour)
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)14° 22' 53'' N, 90° 36' 2'' W
14.381374, -90.600461 (Dec Deg)
758762 E 1591251 N, Zone 15 (UTM)
Guatemala (Highest Point)

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     Guatemala Department High Points (Rank #15)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 66
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2009-07 by Piotr Kaczynski
     2011-01-17 by David Howells (GPS Track)
     2011-12-20 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2012-01-08 by Paul Fotter
     2013-08-04 by Josh Hayward
     2015-08-29 by Dustin Erickson
     2016-12-11 by Richard Carey (GPS Track)
     2017-01-22 by Adam Walker
     2017-01-22 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2018-03-14 by Sean Casserly
     2018-11-12 by James Stone
     2019-11-25 by Miriam Khamis
     2021-11-12 by Ted Ehrlich

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Looking west at Volcan Pacaya from Cerro Grande (2016-12-11). Photo by Richard Carey.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 990 m/3248 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1010 m/3313 ft
  Line Parent: Soledad Grande
  Key Col: Guatemala City    1590 m/5217 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 15.96 km/9.92 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 14.4567, -90.7267
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Volcán de Agua  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Central America Ranges
Range3: Guatemala Ranges
Drainage BasinsPacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Parque nacional Volcán Pacaya
Topo MapAmatitlan 2059 II 1:50,000
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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