Cordillera Central (Colombia)

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Cordillera Central (Central Andes)Cordillera Central (Colombia)_header_cell_0_0_0
Highest pointCordillera Central (Colombia)_header_cell_0_1_0
PeakCordillera Central (Colombia)_header_cell_0_2_0 Nevado del HuilaCordillera Central (Colombia)_cell_0_2_1
ElevationCordillera Central (Colombia)_header_cell_0_3_0 5,364 m (17,598 ft)Cordillera Central (Colombia)_cell_0_3_1
DimensionsCordillera Central (Colombia)_header_cell_0_4_0
LengthCordillera Central (Colombia)_header_cell_0_5_0 1,023 km (636 mi) north-southCordillera Central (Colombia)_cell_0_5_1
AreaCordillera Central (Colombia)_header_cell_0_6_0 129,737 km (50,092 sq mi)Cordillera Central (Colombia)_cell_0_6_1
GeographyCordillera Central (Colombia)_header_cell_0_7_0
CountryCordillera Central (Colombia)_header_cell_0_8_0 ColombiaCordillera Central (Colombia)_cell_0_8_1

The Cordillera Central (English: Central Andes) is the highest of the three branches of the Colombian Andes. Cordillera Central (Colombia)_sentence_0

The range extends from south to north dividing from the Colombian Massif in Cauca Department to the Serranía de San Lucas in Bolivar Departments. Cordillera Central (Colombia)_sentence_1

The highest peak is Nevado del Huila at 5,364 m (17,598 ft). Cordillera Central (Colombia)_sentence_2

Geography Cordillera Central (Colombia)_section_0

The range is bounded by the Cauca and Magdalena river valleys to the west and east, respectively. Cordillera Central (Colombia)_sentence_3

Highest Peaks Cordillera Central (Colombia)_section_1

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  • Nevado del Huila - 5,364 m (17,598 ft) - Cauca, Huila & TolimaCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_0_0
  • Nevado del Ruiz - 5,311 m (17,425 ft) - Caldas & TolimaCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_0_1
  • Nevado del Tolima - 5,215 m (17,110 ft) - TolimaCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_0_2
  • Nevado de Santa Isabel - 5,100 m (16,700 ft) - Risaralda, Tolima & CaldasCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_0_3
  • Nevado del Quindio - 4,760 m (15,620 ft) - Quindio, Tolima & RisaraldaCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_0_4
  • Cerro Pan de Azucar - 4,670 m (15,320 ft) - Cauca & HuilaCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_0_5
  • Puracé - 4,646 m (15,243 ft) - Cauca & HuilaCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_0_6

Protected Areas Cordillera Central (Colombia)_section_2

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  • PNN Los NevadosCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_1_7
  • PNN Nevado del HuilaCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_1_8
  • PNN PuracéCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_1_9
  • PNN Las HermosasCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_1_10
  • PNN Selva de FlorenciaCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_1_11
  • SFF Otún QuimbayaCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_1_12
  • SFF Serranía de las Minas - proposedCordillera Central (Colombia)_item_1_13

See also Cordillera Central (Colombia)_section_3

Cordillera Central (Colombia)_unordered_list_2

Credits to the contents of this page go to the authors of the corresponding Wikipedia page: Central (Colombia).