Hatun Waqya

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Hatun Waqya
Hatun Waqya is located in Peru
Hatun Waqya
Hatun Waqya
Highest point
Elevation 4,800 m (15,700 ft) [1]
Coordinates 11°05′01″S 76°27′37″W / 11.08361°S 76.46028°W / -11.08361; -76.46028Coordinates: 11°05′01″S 76°27′37″W / 11.08361°S 76.46028°W / -11.08361; -76.46028
Location Peru, Junín Region, Pasco Region
Parent range Andes

Hatun Waqya (Quechua hatun big, waqya call, appeal,[2] "big call (or appeal)", Hispanicized spelling Jatun Huaguia) is a mountain in the Andes of Peru which reaches an altitude of approximately 4,800 metres (15,748 ft). It is located in the Junín Region, Yauli Province, Carhuacayan District, and in the Pasco Region, Pasco Province, Huayllay District. Hatun Waqya lies northwest of the lake named Waskhaqucha.[1]


  1. ^ a b escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Yauli Province (Junín Region)
  2. ^ Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)