Desert Peaks - Region 9, Peak 4

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west Prev in Mexico (Peak 9.3) Picacho del Diablo.
west First in Mexico (Peak 9.1) Cerro Pescadores.
info Peak 9.4 GPS Waypoint: download GPX file.

Peak 9.4, in GPS route MEXICO

Cerro Pinacate in Mexico Region
Num Peak Name
(more links)
Waypoint Elev DPS ClassPics and
UTM hint
7.5' USGS
topo quad
9.4Cerro PinacateCPINAC3957 11 report on pinacate634177Volcan el Elegante 
Cerro Pinacate is at 31°46.5’N, 113°29.5’W. It is shown on the US Sectional Aeronautical chart, Phoenix, as a prominent unnamed point with an elevation of 3957’. It is also unnamed on the Mexican topo with an elevation of 1200+ meters. The code numbers for the auxiliary topos are H12A22, Sierra Blanca, and H12A23, Los Norteños.

NOTE: M = Mountaineers Peak, E = Emblem Peak, X = not on DPS List (in 'DPS' column)
      ^ = metric contours and elevations on 7.5' maps (in 7.5' map columns)
      Name Mt  => 'Mt' is before peak 'Name' (ex: Rose Mt is Mount Rose, but sorted on 'Rose')
      Name Mtn => 'Mtn' is after peak 'Name' as listed (ex: Muah Mtn is Muah Mountain)
The "UTM Hint" in the table above approximates the peak location to the nearest 100 meters.
Click here for info on Universal Transverse Mercator coordinates.

Map of Peaks in Region 9, GPS Route MEXICO

Map exported from TOPO! software, used with permission.

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