Churup is a mountain sub-system in Peru with an elevation of 5482 metres. Churup is within the following mountain ranges: Peruvian Andes, Cordillera Occidental de Peru, Cordillera Blanca. Its territory is within the Peruvian protection area of Huascarán National Park. It is located at the Peruvian province of Huaraz. Its slopes are at the Peruvian city of Independencia.
Based on the elevation provided by the available Digital elevation models, SRTM filled with ASTER (5482m), TanDEM-X(5387m), , Churup is about 5482 meters above sea level.The height of the nearest key col is 3253 meters so its prominence is 2229 meters. Churup is listed as mountain sub-system, based on the Dominance system and its dominance is 40.66%.
|Key Col Alt||3253|
|Parent Peak||Chinchey / Rurichinchay / Rurichichay -9.3826,-77.3301|
|Dominance Class||mountain sub-system|
|DEM Avg. Altitude||5482|
|First Ascent info||A. Canaval, A. Miro-Quesada, A. Morales, C. Morales, A. Palacios, R. Thomas - 07/05/1905|
|First Ascent Source||BOOK: Mountaineering in the Andes AUTHOR: Jill Neate DATE: 1994 PAGE: 14 / JOURNAL: AAJ (American Alpine Journal) DATE: 1955|
|Peru Protection Area||Huascarán National Park|
|Mountain Range Level 1||Peruvian Andes|
|Mountain Range Level 2||Cordillera Occidental de Peru|
|Mountain Range Level 3||Cordillera Blanca|