Isolation for K2

Isolation Distance: 1315.59 kilometers, 817.47 miles

Isolation Source PeakK2
   Peak Elevation: 8614 m/28,261 ft
   Peak Location: China/Pakistan
World Isolation Rank#56
Isolation Limit Point
The ILP for a peak is the closest point of land that is higher in elevation than the peak.
Latitude-Longitude (WGS84):
   27° 59' 23'' N, 86° 55' 24'' E
   27.989803, 86.923306 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: China
Peak to ILP Bearing: 129° (SE)
ILP Source: Manually Placed/Checked
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Isolation CircleArea: 5,418,081.1 km², 2,091,932.0 mi²
Percentage of Earth's total surface area: 1.06%
Percentage of Earth's total land area: 3.64%
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Mount Everest
   NHN Elevation: 8848 m/29,029 ft
   NHN Location: China/Nepal
Peak to NHN Bearing: 129° (SE)
NHN Distance: 1315.84 km / 817.63 mi
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.25 km / 0.16 mi further away
   234 m / 768 ft higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on K2 containing no higher ground than its summit.
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