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Balmflue, Switzerland


Prominence: 55 m, 180 ft

Elevation: 1290 meters, 4232 feet


Approx. Isolation: 1.04 km, 0.65 mi
Highest SummitBalmfluechöpfli
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 15' 12'' N; 7° 32' 23'' E
47.253196, 7.539695 (Dec Deg)
389506E 5234336N Zone 32 (UTM)
CountrySwitzerland
State/ProvinceSolothurn
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     2008-10-12 by Matthias Fieles

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 55 m/180 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 55 m/180 ft
  Key Col: 1235 m/4052 ft
Isolation1.04 km/0.65 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Röti  (WNW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Northwest Europe
Range3: North France-West Rhine Area
Range4: Jura
Drainage BasinsRhine
North Sea
Atlantic Ocean
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Matthias Fieles.



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