Callangate

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Callangate
Callangate.jpg
Highest point
Elevation 6,110 m (20,050 ft)
Coordinates 13°43′53″S 71°09′36″W / 13.73139°S 71.16000°W / -13.73139; -71.16000Coordinates: 13°43′53″S 71°09′36″W / 13.73139°S 71.16000°W / -13.73139; -71.16000
Geography
Callangate is located in Peru
Callangate
Callangate
Peru
Location Cusco Region, Peru
Parent range Andes, Vilcanota

Callangate or Ccallangate is a mountain massif in the Vilcanota mountain range of the Andes in Peru.[1][2] Its highest point is Collpa Ananta[3][4][5] (possibly from Aymara and Quechua qullpa saltpeter),[6][7] also known as Chimboya, with an elevation of 6,110 metres (20,046 ft).[2][3] Another peak in the massif is called Ccallangate.[3] It lies in the Cusco Region, Quispicanchi Province, Ocongate District.[5][4] Collpa Ananta is the second highest peak in Cusco, and ranks as the 24th highest in Peru.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ John Biggar. "Callangate". Andes Website. Andes.org.uk. Retrieved September 7, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Callangate - Peakbagger.com". peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2016-09-08. 
  3. ^ a b c Peru 1:100 000, Ocongate (28-t). IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional - Perú). 
  4. ^ a b lib.utexas.edu Map of the area showing "Collpa Ananta"
  5. ^ a b escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL maps of the Quispicanchi Province 1 (Cusco Region)
  6. ^ Radio San Gabriel, "Instituto Radiofonico de Promoción Aymara" (IRPA) 1993, Republicado por Instituto de las Lenguas y Literaturas Andinas-Amazónicas (ILLLA-A) 2011, Transcripción del Vocabulario de la Lengua Aymara, P. Ludovico Bertonio 1612 (Spanish-Aymara-Aymara-Spanish dictionary)
  7. ^ Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  8. ^ "Callangate - Cusco, Peru • peakery". Peakery.com. Retrieved 2013-01-14. 

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