Benn Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 400 ft, 122 m

Elevation: 2880+ feet, 878+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 5.63 mi, 9.06 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2880 - 2920 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2879 ft / 878 m
    (Range 2879 - 2919 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 33' 55'' N; 81° 39' 38'' W
35.565349, -81.660433 (Dec Deg)
440151E 3935942N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBurke
Cleveland (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Benn Knob:
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #25)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #164)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-01-01 by Tom Layton
     2015-04-26 by Edward Earl

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 400 ft/122 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 480 ft/146 m
  Key Col: 2480 ft/756 m
Isolation5.63 mi/9.06 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hickory Knob  (NW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast
Range4: Piedmont
Range5: Western Carolina Piedmont
Drainage Basins
Atlantic Ocean

Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: South Mountains State Park
Topo MapBenn Knob O35081e6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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