Zugspitze

Frae Wikipedia
Lowp tae: navigation, rake
Zugspitze
Zugspitze 2.JPG
Zugspitze frae Ehrwald, Tyrol, Austrick
Heichest point
Elevation 2,962 m (9,718 ft) [1]
Prominence 1,746 m (5,728 ft) [2]
Fern PassParseierspitze
Isolation 24.6 km → Acherkogel
Parent peak Finsteraarhorna / Mont Blancb
Leetin Kintra heich pynt (Germany)
Ultra
Coordinates 47°25′16″N 10°59′07″E / 47.42111°N 10.98528°E / 47.42111; 10.98528Coordinates: 47°25′16″N 10°59′07″E / 47.42111°N 10.98528°E / 47.42111; 10.98528[2]
Geografie
Zugspitze is located in Germany
Zugspitze
Zugspitze
Location in Germany on the border wi Austrick
Location Tyrol, Austrick
Bavarie, Germany
Parent range Wettersteingebirge, Eastren Alps
Geology
Age o rock Triassic
Muntain teep Wetterstein limestane[3]
Climbing
First ascent 27 August 1820 bi Josef Naus, Johann Georg Tauschl an survey assistant, Maier
Easiest route Reintal Route

The Zugspitze, at 2,962 m (9,718 ft) abuin sea level, is the heichest peak o the Wetterstein Moontains as well as the heichest moontain in Germany.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Zugspitze : Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering". SummitPost. Retrieved 2013-04-22. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Aaron Maizlish. "Europe Ultra-Prominences". peaklist.org. Retrieved 2013-04-22. 
  3. Geologische Karte von Bayern mit Erläuterungen (1:500,000). Bavarian Geological Survey, 1998.