Piedra Blanca (Puerto Rico)

Piedra Blanca is the fourth highest peak of Puerto Rico measuring 4,042 feet (1,232 m) above sea level. Piedra Blanca, which is Spanish for "white rock", is located in the Cordillera Central or Central Mountain Range of Puerto Rico, in the Veguitas barrio of Jayuya, close to Cerro de Punta and Cerro Rosa.[1][2]

Piedra Blanca
Piedra Blanca is located in Puerto Rico
Piedra Blanca
Piedra Blanca
Location in Puerto Rico
Highest point
Elevation4,042 ft (1,232 m)
Coordinates18°10′52″N 66°34′34″W / 18.18111°N 66.57611°W / 18.18111; -66.57611Coordinates: 18°10′52″N 66°34′34″W / 18.18111°N 66.57611°W / 18.18111; -66.57611
Naming
EtymologySpanish for "white rock"
Geography
LocationJayuya, Puerto Rico
Parent rangeCordillera Central

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "US Geological Survey". www.usgs.gov. Retrieved 2021-10-13.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ "Piedra Blanca". peakery.com. Retrieved 2021-10-13.