Aconcagua mountain, Las Heras Department, Mendoza, Argentina
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||32° 39' 11'' South , 70° 0' 42'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-32.65317,-70.01193|
|Köppen climate type:||ET : Tundra|
The highest mountain outside of Asia.
6,960.8 metres (22,837 ft) high.
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66 - 252.17 Ma
|Mesozoic mixed volcanic, volcaniclastic and sedimentary rocks|
Age: Mesozoic (66 - 252.17 Ma)
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.