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Isolation for Elk Knob

Isolation Distance: 1.73 miles, 2.78 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakElk Knob
   Peak Elevation: 5520 ft / 1682 m
   Peak Location: USA-NC
Isolation Limit Point
The ILP for a peak is the closest point of land that is higher in elevation than the peak.
Latitude-Longitude (WGS84):
   36° 19' 45'' N, 81° 42' 27'' W
   36.3292, -81.7075 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-NC
Peak to ILP Bearing: 275° (W)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 9.4 mi², 24.3 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the Peakbagger.com database to the given peak.
Snake Mountain
   NHN Elevation: 5560 ft/1695 m
   NHN Location: USA-NC
Peak to NHN Bearing: 279° (W)
NHN Distance: 1.76 mi / 2.83 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.03 mi / 0.05 km further away
   40 ft / 13 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Elk Knob containing no higher ground than its summit.
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