Isolation for Beech Knob

Isolation Distance: 0.44 miles, 0.71 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakBeech Knob
   Peak Elevation: 5160 ft / 1573 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):
   35° 23' 27'' N, 82° 46' 33'' W
   35.3908, -82.7758 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-NC
Peak to ILP Bearing: 52° (NE)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 0.6 mi², 1.6 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Fryingpan Mountain
   NHN Elevation: 5320 ft/1622 m
   NHN Location: USA-NC
Peak to NHN Bearing: 42° (NE)
NHN Distance: 0.63 mi / 1.02 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.19 mi / 0.31 km further away
   160 ft / 49 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Beech Knob containing no higher ground than its summit.
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