Cerro Medusa, Chile/Argentina

Prominence: 520 m, 1706 ft

Elevation: 6120 meters, 20,079 feet

True Isolation: 3.73 km, 2.31 mi
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)27° 7' 39'' S, 68° 29' 5'' W
-27.127413, -68.484858 (Dec Deg)
551053 E 6999348 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
County/Second Level RegionCopiapo

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Lists that contain Cerro Medusa:
     Andes 6000-meter Peaks (Rank #61)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       The Andes: A Guide for Climbers (Biggar)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 9
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 8)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2019-01-01 by Douglas Harris

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 520 m/1706 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 570 m/1870 ft
  Line Parent: Ojos del Salado
  Key Col: 5600 m/18,373 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.73 km/2.31 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: -27.1208, -68.5217
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Ojos del Salado  (WNW)
RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Puna de Atacama
Ridges/DividesAmericas Continental Divide
Drainage Basins
Mar Chiquita
Internal Drainage-S.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage

Southern Puna de Atacama
Altiplano/Puna de Atacama
Internal Drainage-S.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Data Source1:100,000 Topographic Survey Map

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