Volcan del Viento (also called Gendarme Argentino 2) is a mountain in Argentina with an elevation of 6028 metres. Volcan del Viento is within the following mountain ranges: Argentinean Andes, Puna de Atacama, Andean Volcaninc Belt (Central Part). It is located at the Argentinean province of Catamarca. Its slopes are at the Argentinean city of Fiambalá.
Based on the elevation provided by the available Digital elevation models, SRTM (6009m), ASTER (5987m), ALOS (6014m), SRTM filled with ASTER (6009m), TanDEM-X(6049m), and also a handheld GPS survey by Maximo Kausch on 04/2013 (6035 meters), Volcan del Viento is about 6028 meters above sea level.The height of the nearest key col is 5576 meters so its prominence is 452 meters. Volcan del Viento is listed as mountain, based on the Dominance system and its dominance is 7.5%.
|Name||Volcan del Viento / Gendarme Argentino 2|
|Key Col Alt||5576|
|Parent Peak||Ojos del Salado -27.1095,-68.5408|
|DEM Avg. Altitude||6009|
|Maximo Kausch data||6035|
|First Ascent info||Claudio Bravo, Luis Salinas (Argentina) - 12/01/1988|
|First Ascent Source||JOURNAL: Boletin CAT Nro 4 DATE: April 1989 PAGE: 19|
|Mountain Range Level 1||Argentinean Andes|
|Mountain Range Level 2||Puna de Atacama|
|Mountain Range Level 3||Andean Volcaninc Belt (Central Part)|