Lluqu Qullu

Lluqu Qullu (Aymara lluqu heart; calabaza,[2][3] "heart mountain" or "calabaza mountain", Hispanicized spelling Llococollo) is a mountain in the Barroso mountain range in the Andes of Peru, about 5,000 m (16,000 ft) high. It is located in the Tacna Region, Tacna Province, Palca District, and in the Tarata Province, Tarata District.[4]

Lluqu Qullu
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Barroso mountain range (on the left) as seen from space (NASA Landsat). Lluqu Qullu is visible near the center of this image.
Highest point
Elevation5,000 m (16,000 ft) [1]
Coordinates17°27′30″S 69°44′48″W / 17.45833°S 69.74667°W / -17.45833; -69.74667Coordinates: 17°27′30″S 69°44′48″W / 17.45833°S 69.74667°W / -17.45833; -69.74667
Geography
Lluqu Qullu is located in Peru
Lluqu Qullu
Lluqu Qullu
Peru
LocationPeru, Tacna Region
Parent rangeAndes, Barroso

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Tacna Province (Tacna Region)
  2. ^ "Diccionario Bilingüe, Castellano - Aymara, 2002". Félix Layme Pairumani. Archived from the original on September 23, 2015. Retrieved February 26, 2015. (see: Corazón)
  3. ^ 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)
  4. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Tacna Province (Tacna Region)