Þórisjökull, Iceland

Prominence: 469 m, 1538 ft

Elevation: 1329 meters, 4360 feet

True Isolation: 7.64 km, 4.75 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Þórisjökull við Kaldadal
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)64° 32' 27'' N, 20° 41' 52'' W
64.540952, -20.697669 (Dec Deg)
514501 E 7157331 N, Zone 27 (UTM)

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Highest peak in Borgarfjraðarsýsla outside of Langjökull. Generally hiked from the west. Steep walk up to ice cap, then gradual uphill walk to high point.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 469 m/1538 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 489 m/1603 ft
  Key Col: 860 m/2822 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 7.64 km/4.75 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 64.5967, -20.605
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Geitlandsjökull  (NE)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Scandinavia-European Arctic
Range3: Norwegian Sea Islands
Range4: Iceland
Drainage BasinsAtlantic-North Islands
Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by James Barlow.

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