Hintere Schwärze

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Hintere Schwärze
Hintere Schwaerze.jpg
Hintere Schwarze in summer 2005
Highest point
Elevation 3,628 m (11,903 ft)
Prominence 805 m (2,641 ft)
Isolation 12.93 kilometres (8.03 mi)
Parent peak Weißkugel (Wildspitze)
Coordinates 46°46′24″N 10°54′53″E / 46.77333°N 10.91472°E / 46.77333; 10.91472Coordinates: 46°46′24″N 10°54′53″E / 46.77333°N 10.91472°E / 46.77333; 10.91472
Location Tyrol, Austria / South Tyrol, Italy
Parent range Ötztal Alps
First ascent 10 Sep 1867 by E. Pfeiffer, B. Klotz, J. Scheiber
Easiest route Glacier ascent over the west flank
Hintere Schwärze is located in Austria
Hintere Schwärze
Hintere Schwärze
Location in Austria

Hintere Schwärze (German pronunciation: [ˈhɪntəʀə ˈʃvɛʁʦə] (About this sound listen); Italian: Cima Nera) is a mountain on the border between Austria and Italy. At 3,628 metres (11,903 ft), it is the fourth highest peak in the Ötztal Alps.

North face of Hintere Schwärze, June 2002