Isolation for Backbone Fire Tower

Isolation Distance: 3.78 miles, 6.08 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakBackbone Fire Tower
   Peak Elevation: 3252 ft / 991 m
   Peak Location: USA-MD
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):
   39° 14' 24'' N, 79° 28' 57'' W
   39.24, -79.4825 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-MD
Peak to ILP Bearing: 218° (SW)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 44.8 mi², 116.1 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Backbone Mountain
   NHN Elevation: 3360 ft/1024 m
   NHN Location: USA-MD
Peak to NHN Bearing: 218° (SW)
NHN Distance: 4.02 mi / 6.47 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.24 mi / 0.39 km further away
   108 ft / 33 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Backbone Fire Tower containing no higher ground than its summit.
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