Volcán Altar, Ecuador

Prominence: 2072 m, 6798 ft

Elevation: 5319 meters, 17,451 feet

True Isolation: 36.57 km, 22.72 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Cerro Altar
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)1° 41' 4'' S, 78° 25' 24'' W
-1.684533, -78.423382 (Dec Deg)
786687 E 9813618 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
Morona Santiago

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 6
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2017-01-11 by Harvest Mondello (Unsuccessful)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2072 m/6798 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2072 m/6798 ft
  Key Col: 3247 m/10,653 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 36.57 km/22.72 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: -2.005, -78.3417
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Volcán Sangay  (SSE)
RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Ecuador Andes
Range4: Cordillera Oriental (Ecuador)
Drainage BasinsAmazon
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Parque nacional Sangay
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map

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