Mound Benchmark, Illinois

Prominence: 72 ft, 22 m

Elevation: 682 feet, 208 meters

Approx. Isolation: 18.27 mi, 29.41 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 682 ft / 208 m
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 4' 5'' N, 88° 46' 27'' W
39.068127, -88.774051 (Dec Deg)
346524 E 4325835 N, Zone 16 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionEffingham (Highest Point)

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     Mound Benchmark at Trip Report for Effingham, IL by Jon Mann Trip Report for Effingham, IL by Tim Worth Trip Report for Effingham, IL by John Mitchler

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Lists that contain Mound Benchmark:
     Illinois County High Points (Rank #80)
     Midwest USA CoHPs (Rank #1016)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-05-04 by Richard Oestreicher

View ascents of peak by registered members (13 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 72 ft/22 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 82 ft/25 m
  Key Col: 610 ft/186 m
Isolation18.27 mi/29.41 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Williamsburg Hill  (NNW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Midwest-Great Lakes Area
Range4: Lower Peninsula-Heartland
Range5: South and Central Illinois
Drainage BasinsOhio
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapAltamont West O39088a7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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