Ojos del Salado

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Ojos del Salado
Ojos del Salado looming big on the horizon.jpg
The volcano loomin on the horizon.
Heichest pynt
Elevation 6,893 m (22,615 ft) [1]
Prominence 3,688 m (12,100 ft) [1]
Ranked 44t
Isolation 631 kilometres (392 mi)
Leetin Volcanic Seiven Summits
Seiven Seicont Summits
Kintra heich pynt
Coordinates 27°06′34.6″S 68°32′32.1″W / 27.109611°S 68.542250°W / -27.109611; -68.542250Coordinates: 27°06′34.6″S 68°32′32.1″W / 27.109611°S 68.542250°W / -27.109611; -68.542250
Ojos del Salado is locatit in Chile
Ojos del Salado
Ojos del Salado
Location on the Argentinae–Chile border
Location ArgentinaeChile
Parent range Andes
Muntain teep stratovolcano
Last eruption 700 CE ± 300 years[2]
First ascent February 26, 1937 bi Jan Alfred Szczepański an Justyn Wojsznis
Easiest route Scramble

Nevado Ojos del Salado is a massive stratovolcano in the Andes on the ArgentinaeChile border an the heichest active volcano in the warld at 6,893 m (22,615 ft).

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