Key Col for Mount Hamilton

Col Elevation: 80- feet, 24- meters

Key Col for:Mount Hamilton  (230 ft/70 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 80 - 70 ft
    (10-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 54' 34'' N, 76° 59' 13'' W
38.909442, -76.987052 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 150 ft/46 m
Optimistic: 170 ft/52 m
Average: 160 ft/49 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Montgomery County High Point
Ridgewalk Distance:44.03 mi/70.87 km
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceDistrict of Columbia
County/Second Level RegionWashington, D.C.

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
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Drainage BasinsPotomac
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Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Mount Hamilton to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointLocationElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Mount HamiltonUSA-DC230150    
(Unnamed Col) 130   0.120.12
Mount OlivetUSA-DC16030  0.080.2
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col) 80   0.750.95
(Ridge Junction)     1.542.49
(Ridge Junction)     20.1922.68
(Ridge Junction)    Potomac/Patuxent6.9929.67
LINE PARENT: Montgomery County High PointUSA-MD8800 Potomac/Patuxent14.3744.04
PROM PARENT:  (Unnamed Col)       

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