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Pillku Urqu

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Location  Peru, Cusco Region
Mountain range  Andes
Elevation  4,448 m
Parent range  Andes
Pillku Urqu
Similar  Araway Qhata, Muyu Urqu, Sinqa, Pachatusan, Wanakawri

Pillku Urqu (Quechua pillku red, urqu mountain), also known as Pikul, Piqul (possibly a corruption of pillku, Hispanicized spellings Piccol, Picol, also Pikol, Piqol) or Wayna Piqul (Quechua wayna young, Hispanicized Huaynapicol, Huaynapiccol, also Wayna Piqol), is a 4,448-metre-high (14,593 ft) mountain in the Andes of Peru, near the city of Cusco. It is situated in the Cusco Region, Calca Province, Taray District, and in the Cusco Province, San Jerónimo District, north of San Jerónimo.

Map of Pillku Urqu, Peru

By the local people Pillku Urqu has been venerated as an apu.

References

Pillku Urqu Wikipedia


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