Piga / Gemelos 5041m

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Piga (also called Gemelos or Piqa) is a mountain at the border of Chile and Bolivia with an elevation of 5041 metres. Piga is within the following mountain ranges: Bolivian Andes, Chilean Andes, Puna de Atacama, Andean Volcaninc Belt (Central Part). It is on the border of 2 provinces: Chilean province of Iquique; Bolivian province of Daniel Campos. Its slopes are within 2 cities: Chilean city of Pica; Bolivian city of Llica.

Based on the elevation provided by the available Digital elevation models, SRTM filled with ASTER (5041m), TanDEM-X(5082m), , Piga is about 5041 meters above sea level.The height of the nearest key col is 4537 meters so its prominence is 504 meters. Piga is listed as mountain, based on the Dominance system and its dominance is 10%.

NamePiga / Gemelos / Piqa
Dominance %10%
Key Lat/Lon-20.1053,-68.7473
Key Col Alt4537
Parent PeakBarrancani -20.2294,-68.714
Dominance Classmountain
DEM Avg. Altitude5041
First Ascent infoG. Nuñez, 0. Soza (Chile) - 04/07/1906
First Ascent SourceBOOK: Chile Andinista AUTHOR: Evelio Echevarría DATE: 1999 PAGE: 37 / JOURNAL: AAJ (American Alpine Journal) AUTHOR: Evelio Echevarría DATE: 1963
CountryChile / Bolivia
Chile CityPica
Chile ProvinceIquique
Chile RegionTarapaca
Bolivia CityLlica
Bolivia ProvinceDaniel Campos
Bolivia DepartmentPotosí
Mountain Range Level 1Bolivian Andes
Mountain Range Level 2Chilean Andes
Mountain Range Level 3Puna de Atacama
Mountain Range Level 4Andean Volcaninc Belt (Central Part)

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