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Limestone Knob, Kentucky


Prominence: 495 ft, 150 m

Elevation: 1435 feet, 437 meters


Approx. Isolation: 26.65 mi, 42.89 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1434 ft / 437 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 8' 17'' N; 83° 28' 36'' W
38.137927, -83.476582 (Dec Deg)
282954E 4224016N Zone 17 (UTM)
This peak has 1 other candidate high point areas:
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit1435Morehead
Area 31420Cranston
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKentucky
County/Second Level RegionRowan (Highest Point)
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     Limestone Knob at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Rowan, KY by Ken Oeser

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Lists that contain Limestone Knob:
     Kentucky County High Points (Rank #31)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #394)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2003-07-18 by Tom Kiffmeyer
     2016-03-17 by Ben Lostracco

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 495 ft/150 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 515 ft/156 m
  Key Col: 940 ft/287 m
Isolation26.65 mi/42.89 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Westbrook Mountain  (WSW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Cumberland Plateau
Range5: Northern Cumberland Plateau
Drainage BasinsOhio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Daniel Boone National Forest
Topo MapMorehead O38083b4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map



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