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Isolation for Backbone Mountain

Isolation Distance: 1.24 miles, 2 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakBackbone Mountain
   Peak Elevation: 3360 ft / 1024 m
   Peak Location: USA-MD
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):
   39° 13' 24'' N, 79° 30' 0'' W
   39.2233, -79.5 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-WV
Peak to ILP Bearing: 218° (SW)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 4.9 mi², 12.6 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the Peakbagger.com database to the given peak.
Backbone Mountain-Preston County High Point
   NHN Elevation: 3400 ft/1036 m
   NHN Location: USA-WV
Peak to NHN Bearing: 219° (SW)
NHN Distance: 1.4 mi / 2.26 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.16 mi / 0.26 km further away
   40 ft / 12 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Backbone Mountain containing no higher ground than its summit.
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