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Jisk'a Pata[3] (Aymara jisk'a small, pata stone bench, step,[4] "little stone step", Hispanicized spelling Jiskha Pata) is a 5,508-metre-high (18,071 ft) mountain in the Cordillera Real in the Andes of Bolivia. It is located in the La Paz Department, Los Andes Province, Batallas Municipality, Kirani Canton.[5] It is situated between the mountains Jallawaya in the west and Janq'u Uyu in the south-east, north of Warawarani, Wila Lluxi and Phaq'u Kiwuta, all of them higher than 5,000 m.

Jisk'a Pata
Jisk'a Pata is located in Bolivia
Jisk'a Pata
Jisk'a Pata
Location in Bolivia
Highest point
Elevation5,508 m (18,071 ft) [1]
Coordinates16°02′11″S 68°20′22″W / 16.03639°S 68.33944°W / -16.03639; -68.33944Coordinates: 16°02′11″S 68°20′22″W / 16.03639°S 68.33944°W / -16.03639; -68.33944
Geography
LocationBolivia,
La Paz Department, Los Andes Province, Batallas Municipality
Parent rangeAndes, Cordillera Real
Climbing
First ascent1-1971 via S. face: S.E. face-1975.[2]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bolivian IGM map 1.50,000 Lago Khara Kkota
  2. ^ Jill Neate, Mountaineering in the Andes, 1994
  3. ^ "Cordillera Real Topographical Map, Bolivia". summitpost.org. Retrieved August 22, 2014. (north is upper left)
  4. ^ Radio San Gabriel, "Instituto Radiofonico de Promoción Aymara" (IRPA) 1993, Republicado por Instituto de las Lenguas y Literaturas Andinas-Amazónicas (ILLLA-A) 2011, Transcripción del Vocabulario de la Lengua Aymara, P. Ludovico Bertonio 1612 (Spanish-Aymara-Aymara-Spanish dictionary)
  5. ^ "Batallas". INE, Bolivia. Archived from the original on August 26, 2014. Retrieved August 22, 2014. Batallas Municipality: population data and map showing Janq'u Uyu ("Jankho Huyo"). Jisk'a Pata is situated north-west of it.