Isolation for Compton Peak

Isolation Distance: 2.42 miles, 3.9 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakCompton Peak
   Peak Elevation: 2909 ft / 887 m
   Peak Location: USA-VA
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):
   38° 47' 12'' N, 78° 11' 33'' W
   38.7867, -78.1925 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-VA
Peak to ILP Bearing: 206° (SSW)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 18.4 mi², 47.8 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
North Marshall
   NHN Elevation: 3368 ft/1027 m
   NHN Location: USA-VA
Peak to NHN Bearing: 206° (SSW)
NHN Distance: 3.32 mi / 5.34 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.9 mi / 1.44 km further away
   459 ft / 140 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Compton Peak containing no higher ground than its summit.
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