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Whitney Peak, Connecticut


Prominence: 135 ft, 41 m

Elevation: 300+ feet, 91+ meters


True Isolation: 0.45 mi, 0.72 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 300 - 310 ft
    (10-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 299 ft / 91 m
    (Range 299 - 309 ft)
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 20' 5'' N, 72° 54' 19'' W
41.334748, -72.905303 (Dec Deg)
675278 E 4578035 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceConnecticut
County/Second Level RegionNew Haven
City/TownHamden
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 8
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Whitney Peak was named after Eli Whitney, the inventor of the cotton gin and a former New Haven resident.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 135 ft/41 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 145 ft/44 m
  Key Col: 165 ft/50 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.45 mi/0.72 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.3283, -72.905
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    East Rock  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: New England Upland
Range5: Southern New England Upland
Drainage BasinsLong Island Sound
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapNew Haven O41072c8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by David Boudinot.



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