Ticlla (Castilla)

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Ticlla
ISS-23 Colca Valley and the Sabancaya Volcano, Peru.jpg
The Colca River and Ticlla northwest of it (upper left rim of this image) as seen from the ISS
Highest point
Elevation 5,303 m (17,398 ft) [1]
Coordinates 15°24′44″S72°12′32″W / 15.41222°S 72.20889°W / -15.41222; -72.20889 Coordinates: 15°24′44″S72°12′32″W / 15.41222°S 72.20889°W / -15.41222; -72.20889
Naming
Language of name Quechua
Geography
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Ticlla
Peru
Location Peru, Arequipa Region
Parent range Andes, Chila

Ticlla (possibly from Quechua for eyelash; two-colored, [2] [3] or for 'with alternating colors') [4] is a 5,303-metre-high (17,398 ft) mountain in the Chila mountain range in the Andes of Peru. It is located in the Arequipa Region, Castilla Province, Chachas District. Ticlla lies southwest of Chila and Chila Pillune at a valley named Puncuhuaico (possibly from Quechua for p'unqu pond, dam, wayq'u valley or stream). Its intermittent stream flows to Chachas Lake. [1] [5]

Chila mountain range mountains in Peru

The Chila mountain range lies in the Arequipa Region in the Andes of Peru. It extends between 15°02' and 15°26'S and 71°43' and 72°37'W for about 80 km. The range is located in the provinces of Castilla and Caylloma.

Andes Mountain range in South America

The Andes or Andean Mountains are the longest continental mountain range in the world, forming a continuous highland along the western edge of South America. The Andes also have the 2nd most elevated highest peak of any mountain range, only behind the Himalayas. The range is 7,000 km (4,300 mi) long, 200 to 700 km wide, and has an average height of about 4,000 m (13,000 ft). The Andes extend from north to south through seven South American countries: Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile and Argentina.

Peru Republic in South America

Peru, officially the Republic of Peru, is a country in western South America. It is bordered in the north by Ecuador and Colombia, in the east by Brazil, in the southeast by Bolivia, in the south by Chile, and in the west by the Pacific Ocean. Peru is a megadiverse country with habitats ranging from the arid plains of the Pacific coastal region in the west to the peaks of the Andes mountains vertically extending from the north to the southeast of the country to the tropical Amazon Basin rainforest in the east with the Amazon river.

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References

  1. 1 2 "Cerro Ticlla". IGN, Peru. Retrieved May 28, 2015.
  2. Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  3. Diccionario Quechua - Español - Quechua, Academía Mayor de la Lengua Quechua, Gobierno Regional Cusco, Cusco 2005 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  4. "Diccionario Bilingüe Castellano - Quechua -Quechua - Castellano, 2002". Félix Layme Pairumani. Archived from the original on September 23, 2015. Retrieved May 27, 2015.
  5. escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Caylloma Province 1 (Arequipa Region)