Pic de Médécourbe

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Pic de Médécourbe
Pic de Medacorba
Col de Bareytes et crete de Médécourbe.JPG
The Vicdessos valley looking towards Pic de Médécourbe and Col de Bareytes (2859m) in the background
Highest point
Elevation 2,914 m (9,560 ft) [1]
Coordinates 42°36′07″N 01°26′32″E / 42.60194°N 1.44222°E / 42.60194; 1.44222Coordinates: 42°36′07″N 01°26′32″E / 42.60194°N 1.44222°E / 42.60194; 1.44222
Geography
Pic de Médécourbe is located in Andorra
Pic de Médécourbe
Pic de Médécourbe
Location on the Andorra–France–Spain tripoint
Location AndorraFranceSpain border
Parent range Pyrenees

Pic de Médécourbe (Catalan: Pic de Medacorba) is a mountain in Europe that sits on the western tripoint boundary of Andorra, France and Spain. It is 2,914 metres (9,560 ft) tall. It overlooks Étang de Soulcem, a large artificial lake used for hydroelectricity, and the Vicdessos valley.[1]

There is also an eastern tripoint of Andorra, France, and Spain approximately 6 km south of Pas de la Casa.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Govern d'Andorra (1991). Atlas d'Andorra, map of northwestern Andorra, p.20. (in Catalan)