Jayu Laqhi

Jayu Laqhi
Jayu Laqhi


Highest point
Elevation 4,600 m (15,100 ft)[1]
Coordinates 15°36′25″S 70°58′00″W / 15.60694°S 70.96667°W / -15.60694; -70.96667Coordinates: 15°36′25″S 70°58′00″W / 15.60694°S 70.96667°W / -15.60694; -70.96667
Location Peru, Arequipa Region, Puno Region
Parent range Andes

Jayu Laqhi (Aymara jayu salt, laqhi gorge, precipice,[2][3] "salt gorge (or cliff)", hispanicized spelling Jayulaque) is a mountain in the Andes of Peru, about 4,600 metres (15,092 ft) high. It is located in the Arequipa Region, Caylloma Province, Chuca District, and in the Puno Region, Lampa Province, Santa Lucía District.[1]


  1. 1 2 escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Caylloma Province 2 (Arequipa Region)
  2. Radio San Gabriel, "Instituto Radiofonico de Promoción Aymara" (IRPA) 1993, Republicado por Instituto de las Lenguas y Literaturas Andinas-Amazónicas (ILLLA-A) 2011, Transcripción del Vocabulario de la Lengua Aymara, P. Ludovico Bertonio 1612 (Spanish-Aymara-Aymara-Spanish dictionary)
  3. "Diccionario Bilingüe, Castellano - Aymara, 2002". Félix Layme Pairumani. Retrieved December 3, 2015.
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