Taapacá 5840m

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Taapacá is a mountain subrange in Chile with an elevation of 5840 metres. Taapacá is within the following mountain ranges: Chilean Andes, Puna de Atacama, Andean Volcaninc Belt (Central Part). Its territory is within the Chilean protection area of Lauca National Park. It is located at the Chilean province of Parinacota. Its slopes are at the Chilean city of Putre.

Based on the elevation provided by the available Digital elevation models, SRTM filled with ASTER (5821m), TanDEM-X(5861m), , Taapacá is about 5840 meters above sea level.The height of the nearest key col is 4586 meters so its prominence is 1254 meters. Taapacá is listed as mountain subrange, based on the Dominance system and its dominance is 21.47%.

Dominance %21.47%
Key Lat/Lon-18.1228,-69.2219
Key Col Alt4586
Parent PeakParinacota -18.1661,-69.142
Dominance Classmountain subrange
DEM Avg. Altitude5821
First Ascent infoJaime Roca and others (Chile) - 01/11/1979
First Ascent SourceBOOK: Chile Andinista AUTHOR: Evelio Echevarría DATE: 1999 PAGE: 113 / JOURNAL: Revista Andina Nro 96 DATE: 1980
First Ascent NotesNevado de Putre
Chile CityPutre
Chile ProvinceParinacota
Chile RegionArica y Parinacota
Chile Protection AreaLauca National Park
Mountain Range Level 1Chilean Andes
Mountain Range Level 2Puna de Atacama
Mountain Range Level 3Andean Volcaninc Belt (Central Part)

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