Matucana District

Matucana
Country Peru
RegionLima
ProvinceHuarochirí
CapitalMatucana
Government
 • MayorRosa Gloria Vasquez Cuadrado
Area
 • Total179.44 km2 (69.28 sq mi)
Elevation
2,378 m (7,802 ft)
Population
 • Total5,324
 • Density30/km2 (77/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (PET)
UBIGEO150701

Matucana District is one of thirty-two districts of the Huarochirí Province in Peru.[1]

Geography

One of the highest peaks of the district is Yana Yana at 5,303 m (17,398 ft). Other mountains are listed below:[2]

  • Iskay Rumi
  • Kawraq
  • Latiku
  • Link'u
  • Ñawin
  • Qalla Waylla
  • Qarwa Ranra
  • Saywa
  • Suksu Chaka
  • Wachanka
  • Waman Qaqa