Vinson Massif

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Vinson Massif
Mount Vinson from NW at Vinson Plateau by Christian Stangl (flickr).jpg
Moont Vinson frae NW at Vinson Plateau
Heichest pynt
Elevation 4,892 m (16,050 ft) [1]
Prominence 4,892 m (16,050 ft) [2]
Ranked 8t
Isolation 4,911 kilometres (3,052 mi)
Leetin Seiven summits
Coordinates 78°31′31.74″S 85°37′1.73″W / 78.5254833°S 85.6171472°W / -78.5254833; -85.6171472Coordinates: 78°31′31.74″S 85°37′1.73″W / 78.5254833°S 85.6171472°W / -78.5254833; -85.6171472[3]
Vinson Massif is locatit in Antarcticae
Vinson Massif
Vinson Massif
Parent range Sentinel Range
First ascent 1966 bi Nicholas Clinch an pairty
Easiest route snaw/ice climb

Vinson Massif (/ˈvɪnsən mæˈsf/) is a lairge moontain massif that is 21 km (13 mi) lang an 13 km (8.1 mi) wide an lies within the Sentinel Range o the Ellsworth Moontains.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Vinson Massif" Retrieved 2011-10-26.
  2. "Antarctica - Ultra Prominences" Retrieved 2011-10-26.
  3. "GPS waypoints for the Vinson Massif". 7 Summits. Retrieved 2007-01-29.