Huamantay is a major main-peak in Peru with an elevation of 5460 metres. Huamantay is within the following mountain ranges: Peruvian Andes, Cordillera Oriental de Peru, Vilcabamba. It is located at the Peruvian province of La Convencion. Its slopes are at the Peruvian city of Santa Teresa.
Based on the elevation provided by the available Digital elevation models, SRTM filled with ASTER (5460m), TanDEM-X(5398m), , Huamantay is about 5460 meters above sea level.The height of the nearest key col is 5084 meters so its prominence is 376 meters. Huamantay is listed as major main-peak, based on the Dominance system and its dominance is 6.89%.
|Key Col Alt||5084|
|Parent Peak||Salcantay -13.3326,-72.5466|
|Dominance Class||major main-peak|
|DEM Avg. Altitude||5460|
|First Ascent info||Macario Crispin (Peru), Michael Hauss, Michael Church and Nate Heald (USA/Peru) - 09/07/2014|
|First Ascent Source||JOURNAL: SkyHigh Andes AUTHOR: Nate Heald PAGE: http://skyhighandes.com/about.php / JOURNAL: AAJ (American Alpine Journal) AUTHOR: Nate Heald DATE: 2014 PAGE: http://publications.americanalpineclub.org/articles/13201213158/Nevados-Humantay-north-summit-north-face|
|Peru City||Santa Teresa|
|Peru Province||La Convencion|
|Mountain Range Level 1||Peruvian Andes|
|Mountain Range Level 2||Cordillera Oriental de Peru|
|Mountain Range Level 3||Vilcabamba|