Jupiter Mountain

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Jupiter Mountain
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Jupiter Mountain
Highest point
Elevation 13,836 ft (4,217 m) [1] [2]
Prominence 350 ft (107 m) [2]
Parent peak Windom Peak [2]
Isolation 0.60 mi (0.97 km) [2]
Coordinates 37°36′45″N107°35′31″W / 37.6124995°N 107.5920043°W / 37.6124995; -107.5920043 Coordinates: 37°36′45″N107°35′31″W / 37.6124995°N 107.5920043°W / 37.6124995; -107.5920043 [3]
Geography
Location La Plata County, Colorado, U.S. [3]
Parent range San Juan Mountains,
Needle Mountains [2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Columbine Pass, Colorado [3]

Jupiter Mountain is a high mountain summit in the Needle Mountains range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,836-foot (4,217 m) thirteener is located in the Weminuche Wilderness of San Juan National Forest, 27.7 miles (44.6 km) northeast by north (bearing 33°) of the City of Durango in La Plata County, Colorado, United States. [1] [2] [3]

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References

  1. 1 2 The elevation of Jupiter Mountain includes an adjustment of +1.777 m (+5.83 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 6 "Jupiter Mountain, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 5, 2014.
  3. 1 2 3 4 5 "Jupiter Mountain". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved November 5, 2014.