Chimbote is a mountain subgroup at the border of Argentina and Chile with an elevation of 5455 metres. Chimbote is within the following mountain ranges: Argentine Andes, Chilean Andes, Andes Centrales. Its territory is within the Argentinean protection area of Tupungato Volcano Provincial Park. It is on the border of 2 provinces: Argentinean province of Mendoza; Chilean province of Cordillera. Its slopes are within 2 cities: Argentinean city of Luján de Cuyo; Chilean city of San José de Maipo.
Based on the elevation provided by the available Digital elevation models, SRTM filled with ASTER (5455m), TanDEM-X(5276m), , Chimbote is about 5455 meters above sea level.The height of the nearest key col is 4802 meters so its prominence is 653 meters. Chimbote is listed as mountain subgroup , based on the Dominance system and its dominance is 11.97%.
|Key Col Alt||4802|
|Parent Peak||Polleras -33.246,-69.918|
|Dominance Class||mountain subgroup|
|DEM Avg. Altitude||5455|
|First Ascent info||Waldo Farias and Fernando Fainberg (Chile) - 01/04/2011|
|First Ascent Source||JOURNAL: Desnivel DATE: 2011 / JOURNAL: Alpinist AUTHOR: Ryan Valentine DATE: 2011|
|Country||Argentina / Chile|
|Argentina City||Luján de Cuyo|
|Argentina Protection Area||Tupungato Volcano Provincial Park|
|Chile City||San José de Maipo|
|Chile Region||Metropolitana de Santiago|
|Mountain Range Level 1||Argentine Andes|
|Mountain Range Level 2||Chilean Andes|
|Mountain Range Level 3||Andes Centrales|