Key Col for Job Knob

Col Elevation: 3240- feet, 988- meters

Key Col for:Job Knob  (4445 ft/1355 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3240 - 3200 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 54' N, 79° 28' W
ProminenceClean: 1205 ft/367 m
Optimistic: 1245 ft/379 m
Average: 1225 ft/373 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Green Knob
Prominence Parent: Mount Porte Crayon
Island Parent: Mount Porte Crayon
Ridgewalk Distance:7.21 mi/11.6 km
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/Second Level RegionPendleton

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Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Job Knob 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 PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Job Knob44451205    
(Ridge Junction)    0.440.44
(Unnamed Col)3600 Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac1.341.78
Brierpatch Mountain4430830Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac0.762.54
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)3240 Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac2.855.39
(Ridge Junction)  Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac1.767.15
LINE PARENT: Green Knob4680280  0.067.21
PROM PARENT: Mount Porte Crayon47701570    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Porte Crayon47701570    

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