Buck Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 120 ft, 37 m

Elevation: 5560+ feet, 1695+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.34 mi, 0.55 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5560 - 5600 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5560 ft / 1695 m
    (Range 5560 - 5600 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 17' 56'' N; 82° 59' 36'' W
35.298837, -82.993396 (Dec Deg)
318751E 3908006N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionJackson

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 120 ft/37 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 200 ft/61 m
  Key Col: 5440 ft/1658 m
Isolation0.34 mi/0.55 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Rich Mountain Bald  (SW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage BasinsTuckasegee
Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapSam Knob O35082c8 1:24,000

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