Mountain of the Sun, Utah

Prominence: 842 ft, 257 m

Elevation: 6722 feet, 2049 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.48 mi, 0.77 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6725 ft / 2050 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 14' 6'' N; 112° 57' 12'' W
37.234962, -112.953402 (Dec Deg)
326721E 4122726N Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionWashington

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-06-03 by Steven Thompson (GPS Track)
     2012-09-22 by James Barlow
     2012-09-22 by Mat Kelliher
     2013-04-10 by John Morrow

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Mountain of the Sun in Zion National Park, Utah (2012-09-22). Photo by James Barlow.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 842 ft/257 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 922 ft/281 m
  Key Col: 5880 ft/1792 m
Isolation0.48 mi/0.77 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Twin Brothers  (S)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Colorado Plateau
Range4: Central Utah Plateaus
Range5: Markagunt Plateau-Zion
Drainage BasinsColorado
Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Zion National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Zion Wilderness Area
Topo MapSpringdale East O37112b8 1:24,000
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Other Photos

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Summit View - Court of the Patriarch (2011-06-03). Photo by Steven Thompson.
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