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Ampato, Peru

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: -15.821667, -71.879166.

Ampato is a dormant stratovolcano in southern Peru, located to south of the Colca Canyon in the Andes. It is a 6,288 m (20,630 ft) volcano that for many years does not display any sort of activity. It is part of the Andean Volcanic Belt. Momia Juanita, also known as the Lady of Ampato, the well-preserved frozen body of a girl from the Inca Empire, was discovered by Johan Reinhard on Mount Ampato. It is believed that she was killed as a human sacrifice to the Inca gods in the 15th century. Her nickname is the Ice Maiden and has been on display at Museo Santuarios Andinos in Arequipa. Mummy Juanita was listed as one of the world's top ten discoveries by Times magazine.

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Ampato, Peru Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Ampato, Peru is -15.821667, and the longitude is -71.879166. Ampato, Peru is located at Peru country in the Mountains place category with the gps coordinates of 15° 49' 18.0012'' S and 71° 52' 44.9976'' W.

Ampato, Peru Geographic Information
DMS Lat15° 49' 18.0012'' S
DMS Long71° 52' 44.9976'' W
UTM Easting191,570.49
UTM Northing8,248,676.54
Country CodePE
Zoom Level13

Coordinates of Ampato, Peru is given above in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format.

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