Mellado is a mountain massif in Argentina with an elevation of 5298 metres. Mellado is within the following mountain ranges: Argentine Andes, Puna de Atacama. Its territory is within the Argentinean protection area of Provincial Fauna Reserve Los Andes. It is located at the Argentinean province of Salta. Its slopes are at the Argentinean city of Tolar Grande.
Based on the elevation provided by the available Digital elevation models, SRTM filled with ASTER (5298m), TanDEM-X(5341m), , Mellado is about 5298 meters above sea level.The height of the nearest key col is 4513 meters so its prominence is 785 meters. Mellado is listed as mountain massif, based on the Dominance system and its dominance is 14.82%.
|Key Col Alt||4513|
|Parent Peak||Llullaillaco -24.7198,-68.5366|
|Dominance Class||mountain massif|
|DEM Avg. Altitude||5298|
|First Ascent info||Constanza Cerutti, Adriana Escobar and Rafael Monti (Argentina) - 18/10/2002|
|First Ascent Source||BOOK: Historia del montañismo argentino AUTHOR: Jorge González DATE: 2011 PAGE: 52 / JOURNAL: Archivo Roberto Vitry AUTHOR: Roberto Vitry|
|Argentina City||Tolar Grande|
|Argentina Protection Area||Provincial Fauna Reserve Los Andes|
|Mountain Range Level 1||Argentine Andes|
|Mountain Range Level 2||Puna de Atacama|