Colca Canyon, Arequipa, Peru

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: -15.657435, -72.177155.

Colca Canyon is a beautiful natural landmark located in southern Peru, in the area known as Arequipa. It is formed by the Colca river and stretches to about 180 miles. It is a popular tourist destination in Peru, with annual number of visitors close to 120,000. The lands around the canyon have been cultivated since the times of the ancient Inca Empire, and the local residents maintain this tradition by growing wheat and other crops. The canyon is considered to the the second deepest in the continent.

Map of Colca Canyon, Arequipa, Peru

Colca Canyon, Arequipa, Peru Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Colca Canyon, Arequipa, Peru is -15.657435, and the longitude is -72.177155. Colca Canyon, Arequipa, Peru is located at Peru country in the Canyons place category with the gps coordinates of 15° 39' 26.7660'' S and 72° 10' 37.7580'' W.

Colca Canyon, Arequipa, Peru Geographic Information
CountryPeru
Latitude-15.657435
Longitude-72.177155
DMS Lat15° 39' 26.7660'' S
DMS Long72° 10' 37.7580'' W
UTM Easting802,635.15
UTM Northing8,266,943.45
CategoryCanyons
Country CodePE
Zoom Level14

Coordinates of Colca Canyon, Arequipa, 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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