Kékes, Hungary

Prominence: 774 m, 2540 ft

Elevation: 1014 meters, 3327 feet

True Isolation: 82.46 km, 51.24 mi
Alternate Name(s)Kékesteto; Kekesteto
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 52' 21'' N; 20° 0' 31'' E
47.87261, 20.008709 (Dec Deg)
425873E 5302617N Zone 34 (UTM)
CountryHungary (Highest Point)
State/ProvinceHeves (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Kékes:
     Eastern Europe Peaks with 600 m of Prominence (Rank #10)
     Core Europe Country High Points (Rank #31)
     Europe High Points with Iberian Substitution (Rank #31)
     Peaks with Most Individual Summiters-Outside USA (Rank #31)
     Europe Country High Points (Rank #35)
     Europe Country Most Prominent Peaks (Rank #35)
     Most Ascended Peaks-Outside USA (Rank #36)
     Europe High Points - Comprehensive List (Rank #41)
     World Country High Points (Rank #170)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Europe's High Points (McKeating, Crolla)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-10-19 by Norbert Schaefer
     2010-07-05 by Rickard Colliander
     2012-08-31 by Martin Richardson (GPS Track)
     2012-09-07 by Lyngve Skrede
     2012-12-27 by Andrej Gerber
     2013-07-25 by Deividas Valaitis
     2013-08-22 by Marcin Radwan (GPS Track)

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In 1985 the high point of Hungary was marked by a rock, painted like the national flag, on this pedestal (1985-08-20).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 774 m/2540 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 794 m/2605 ft
  Key Col: Hajnacka-teheina    240 m/787 ft
Isolation82.46 km/51.24 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Javorie  (NW)
Isolation Limit Point: 48° 26' 22'' N; 19° 17' 39'' E
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RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Eastern Europe Ranges
Range3: Carpathian Mountains
Drainage BasinsDanube
Black Sea
Sea of Marmara
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
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