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Infinite Mountains in the Atacama Desert

Nevado Jotabeche (5862m) from Pircas Negras

Viewpoint Atacama

W. Griem, 2005 - 2021

Nevado Jotabeche from Pircas Negras, Atacama desert, Andes of Chile

Photo: Mount Nevado Jotabeche with its 5862 meters high is located in a distance of 35 kilometers. A truly majestic hill (Atacama Region; Chile).
(Panasonic484; W. Griem 2008)

Location: Las Pircas Pass overlooking Anselmo.
Next town: Tierra Amarilla (160 km), Copiapó (180 km)
Petrol: Tierra Amarilla (160 km)
Road condition: Salted and gravel - better with SUV, 4X4, Jeep, Pickup
Infrastructure: Police and customs station, some mines, in La Guardia road construction)
Worth seeing: viewpoints, landscape, river oases, fauna and flora, lagoon.
UTM: E470.223 / N69.01.237 - Height: 4036 m.

Information Photo: Panasonic Camera DMC-FZ18
Focal length: 46,7mm (284/35mm) | Time: 1:500 | ISO100
F: f/7.1 | Original size (px): 3264 x 2448 | Date: 2008/01/30/18:00hrs.

Map of Pircas Negras and Jotabeche mountain


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