Big Firescald Knob, North Carolina/Tennessee

Prominence: 80 ft, 25 m

Elevation: 4520+ feet, 1378+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.81 mi, 2.91 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4520 - 4560 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4520 ft / 1378 m
    (Range 4520 - 4560 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 2' 19'' N; 82° 41' 20'' W
36.038538, -82.688983 (Dec Deg)
347843E 3989543N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionMadison

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     2015-05-05 by Matt Sedlak

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 80 ft/25 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 160 ft/49 m
  Key Col: 4440 ft/1353 m
Isolation1.81 mi/2.91 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Camp Creek Bald  (SW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Bald Mountains
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapGreystone O36082a6 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Rickey Shortt.

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