Alto Toroni / Sillajguay/ Candelaria 5995m

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Alto Toroni (also called Sillajguay/ Candelaria) is a mountain range at the border of Chile and Bolivia with an elevation of 5995 metres. Alto Toroni is within the following mountain ranges: Bolivian Andes, Chilean Andes, Cordillera Occidental de Bolivia, Puna de Atacama. It is on the border of 2 provinces: Chilean province of Iquique; Bolivian province of Daniel Campos. Its slopes are within 3 cities: Chilean cities of Pica and Colchane, Bolivian city of Llica.

Based on the elevation provided by the available Digital elevation models, SRTM (5981m), ASTER (5966m), ALOS (5986m), SRTM filled with ASTER (5981m), TanDEM-X(6023m), , Alto Toroni is about 5995 meters above sea level.The height of the nearest key col is 4262 meters so its prominence is 1733 meters. Alto Toroni is listed as mountain range, based on the Dominance system and its dominance is 28.91%.

NameAlto Toroni / Sillajguay/ Candelaria
Dominance %28.91%
Key Lat/Lon-18.8281,-69.1978
Key Col Alt4262
Parent PeakSajama -18.1087,-68.883
Dominance Classmountain range
DEM Avg. Altitude5981
First Ascent infoFriedrich Adolf Ernest Ahlfeld (Germany) - 09/04/1905
First Ascent SourceBOOK: Le Ande AUTHOR: Pietro Meciani PAGE: 72
First Ascent NotesJohn Biggar climbed Alto Toroni 8/9/2013 and although he did not find a note from previous ascents, he found a cairn which he thinks is from topographers. ( - Research by Guillermo Almaraz - Pre columbian ascent evidence: Large summit platform
CountryChile / Bolivia
Chile CityPica, Colchane
Chile ProvinceIquique
Chile RegionTarapaca
Bolivia CityLlica
Bolivia ProvinceDaniel Campos
Bolivia DepartmentPotosi
Mountain Range Level 1Bolivian Andes
Mountain Range Level 2Chilean Andes
Mountain Range Level 3Cordillera Occidental de Bolivia
Mountain Range Level 4Puna de Atacama

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