Green Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 120 ft, 36 m

Elevation: 5880+ feet, 1792+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.52 mi, 2.45 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5880 - 5920 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5880 ft / 1792 m
    (Range 5880 - 5920 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 19' 53'' N; 82° 55' 18'' W
35.331254, -82.921775 (Dec Deg)
325334E 3911473N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1991-10 b by William Musser

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 120 ft/36 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 200 ft/60 m
  Key Col: 5760 ft/1756 m
Isolation1.52 mi/2.45 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sam Knob  (E)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Wilderness/Special Area: Middle Prong Wilderness Area
Topo MapSam Knob O35082c8 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Jeff Rinehart.

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