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Pointy Knob, West Virginia


Prominence: 420 ft, 128 m

Elevation: 3740 feet, 1140 meters


True Isolation: 1.1 mi, 1.76 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 0' N, 79° 28' W
39.002, -79.467 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/Second Level RegionTucker
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     2013-05-01 by Richard Oestreicher

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Pointy Knob is pretty flat on top. My Garmin map gives a spot elevation of 3730 ( I don't know their source). My maximum GPS reading was 3732.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 420 ft/128 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 440 ft/134 m
  Key Col: 3320 ft/1012 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.1 mi/1.76 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.0042, -79.4467
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Weiss Knob  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Allegheny Mountains
Range5: Canaan Valley Area
Range6: Canaan-Browns Mountains
Drainage BasinsMonongahela
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Monongahela National Forest
Topo MapBlackwater Falls O39079a4 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Richard Oestreicher.



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