Sand Benchmark, Illinois

Prominence: 173 ft, 53 m

Elevation: 711 feet, 217 meters

Approx. Isolation: 14.36 mi, 23.11 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 711 ft / 217 m
Alternate Name(s)Scott County High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 35' 48'' N; 90° 31' 3'' W
39.59674, -90.51753 (Dec Deg)
713157E 4385945N Zone 15 (UTM)
This peak has 1 other candidate high point areas:
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit711Bedford
Area 2710(+10)Bedford
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionScott (Highest Point)

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     Illinois County High Points (Rank #73)
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 173 ft/53 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 173 ft/53 m
  Key Col: 538 ft/164 m
Isolation14.36 mi/23.11 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    The Mound  (NE)
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 BasinsIllinois
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapBedford O39090e5 1:24,000

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