Anka Phawa

For the mountain in the La Unión Province, Arequipa Region, Peru, see Anka Phawa (Puyca).
Anka Phawa
Anka Phawa


Highest point
Elevation 5,000 m (16,000 ft)[1]
Coordinates 15°00′24″S 72°27′33″W / 15.00667°S 72.45917°W / -15.00667; -72.45917Coordinates: 15°00′24″S 72°27′33″W / 15.00667°S 72.45917°W / -15.00667; -72.45917
Location Peru, Arequipa Region, Condesuyos Province, La Unión Province
Parent range Andes, Wansu

Anka Phawa (Quechua anka eagle or black-chested buzzard-eagle, phaway, phawa flight,[2][3] "eagle flight", also spelled Anca Pahuas) is a mountain in the Wansu mountain range in the Andes of Peru, about 5,000-metre (16,404 ft) high. It is situated in the Arequipa Region, Condesuyos Province, Cayarani District, and in the La Unión Province, Puyca District. Anka Phawa lies between Qillqata in the northeast and Kunturi in the southwest.[1]


  1. 1 2 - UGEL map of the La Unión Province (Arequipa Region)
  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)

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