Herðubreið, Iceland

Prominence: 1002 m, 3287 ft

Elevation: 1682 meters, 5518 feet

True Isolation: 55.09 km, 34.23 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)65° 10' 30'' N, 16° 20' 42'' W
65.174973, -16.345065 (Dec Deg)
436990 E 7228627 N, Zone 28 (UTM)
State/ProvinceNorðurland Eystra

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Ascent Info

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Highest peak in the county of Suður-Þingeyjarsýsla.
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a bit a strange landmark on the peak (2011-09-17). Photo by Iwan Auderset.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1002 m/3287 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1022 m/3352 ft
  Line Parent: Bárðarbunga
  Key Col: 680 m/2231 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 55.09 km/34.23 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 64.8067, -15.5667
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RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Scandinavia-European Arctic
Range3: Norwegian Sea Islands
Range4: Iceland
Drainage BasinsGreenland Sea
Arctic Ocean
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by James Barlow.
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