Prominence: 25 m, 82 ft
Elevation: 460+ meters, 1509+ feet
Approx. Isolation: 4.01 km, 2.49 mi
Elevation range: 460 - 480 m
(20-meter closed contour)
66° 25' 51'' N; 23° 5' 39'' W
66.430852, -23.094082 (Dec Deg)
406577E 7369500N Zone 27 (UTM)
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This is actually not the high point on the Straumnes peninsula, but it is the only point with a spot elevation. It is also the site of the H-4 Radar site ran by the US Air Force during the cold war. Remnants of the radar site are still visible today.
The peak of Hornstrandir - Straumnes in the distance (2006-07-02). Photo by
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: 25 m/82 ft
: 45 m/147 ft
: 435 m/1427 ft
4.01 km/2.49 mi
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Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
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