Chachani 6070m

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Chachani is a mountain range in Peru with an elevation of 6070 metres. Chachani is within the following mountain ranges: Peruvian Andes, Cordillera Occidental de Peru, Andean Volcaninc Belt (Central Part). Its territory is within the Peruvian protection area of Salinas y Aguada Blanca National Reserve. It is located at the Peruvian province of Arequipa. Its slopes are within 2 cities: Peruvian cities of Cerro Colorado and Yura.

Based on the elevation provided by the available Digital elevation models, SRTM (6056m), ASTER (6043m), ALOS (6078m), SRTM filled with ASTER (6056m), TanDEM-X(6102m), and also a handheld GPS survey by Maximo Kausch on 08/2013 (6086 meters), Chachani is about 6070 meters above sea level.The height of the nearest key col is 4094 meters so its prominence is 1976 meters. Chachani is listed as mountain range, based on the Dominance system and its dominance is 32.55%.

Dominance %32.55%
Key Lat/Lon-16.0762,-71.5017
Key Col Alt4094
Parent PeakHuascaran Sur -9.12198,-77.6041
Dominance Classmountain range
DEM Avg. Altitude6056
Maximo Kausch data6086
First Ascent infoM. A. Hetter - 03/03/1905
First Ascent SourceBOOK: Le Ande AUTHOR: Pietro Meciani PAGE: 62 / BOOK: Le Ande PAGE: pag 95 / JOURNAL: Mountaineering Literature AUTHOR: Jill Neate
First Ascent NotesPre columbian ascent evidence: Summit ruins, skeleton, firewood
Peru CityCerro Colorado, Yura
Peru ProvinceArequipa
Peru DepartmentArequipa
Peru Protection AreaSalinas y Aguada Blanca National Reserve
Mountain Range Level 1Peruvian Andes
Mountain Range Level 2Cordillera Occidental de Peru
Mountain Range Level 3Andean Volcaninc Belt (Central Part)

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