Qawi (Quechua for to put into the sun,[2] hispanicized spelling Jahui) is a mountain in the Andes[3] of Peru, about 5,100 metres (16,732 ft) high. It is located in the Lima Region, Huaura Province, Santa Leonor District, in the Oyón Province, Oyón District, and in the Pasco Region, Pasco Province, Huayllay District.[1]

Qawi
Qawi is located in Peru
Qawi
Qawi
Peru
Highest point
Elevation5,100 m (16,700 ft) [1]
Coordinates10°51′09″S 76°35′14″W / 10.85250°S 76.58722°W / -10.85250; -76.58722Coordinates: 10°51′09″S 76°35′14″W / 10.85250°S 76.58722°W / -10.85250; -76.58722
Geography
LocationPeru, Lima Region
Parent rangeAndes

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Huaura Province (Lima Region)
  2. ^ Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  3. ^ "Exploring The Andes Range on Global Basecamps".