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Buck Knob, Virginia


Prominence: 280 ft, 85 m

Elevation: 4000+ feet, 1219+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 1.85 mi, 2.98 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4000 - 4040 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4000 ft / 1219 m
    (Range 4000 - 4040 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 34' 39'' N; 79° 37' 55'' W
38.577562, -79.631953 (Dec Deg)
619165E 4270787N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/Second Level RegionHighland
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 280 ft/85 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 360 ft/109 m
  Key Col: 3720 ft/1134 m
Isolation1.85 mi/2.98 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 4040  (S)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Ridges
Range4: Central Appalachian Ridges
Range5: Allegheny Mountain Ridge
Drainage BasinsSouth Branch Potomac
Potomac
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapThornwood O38079e6 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Rickey Shortt.



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