Finsteraarhorn, Switzerland

Prominence: 2280 m, 7480 ft

Elevation: 4274 meters, 14,022 feet

True Isolation: 51.69 km, 32.12 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 32' 14'' N, 8° 7' 34'' E
46.537305, 8.126182 (Dec Deg)
432996 E 5154119 N, Zone 32 (UTM)
State/ProvinceBern (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Finsteraarhorn:
     Europe Range3 High Points (Rank #5)
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     Switzerland Canton High Points (Rank #2)
     Alps Range4 High Points (Rank #3)
     Alpine Peaks with 1000 meters of Prominence (Rank #3)
     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #146)
     Alps Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #3)
     Core Europe 50 Most Prominent Peaks (Rank #14)
     Switzerland Alps Peaks with 600 meters of Prominence (Rank #1)
     Switzerland Peaks with 600 m of Prominence (Rank #1)
     Switzerland Alps Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #1)
     Europe Country Most Prominent Peaks (Rank #13)
     Most Prominent Peaks of Switzerland Cantons (Rank #1)
     Ultras of Europe (Rank #17)
     Ultras of Core Europe (Rank #14)
     Ultras of the Alps (Rank #3)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Voices from the Mountains (Venables)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1949-08-05 by Frederick Johnson
     2004-09-19 by Petter Bjørstad
     2006-05-26 by Jean-Francois Paiement
     2008-07-27 by Matthias Fieles
     2010-04-17 by Gregory Teicher (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (24 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2280 m/7480 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2280 m/7480 ft
  Key Col: Simplonpass    1994 m/6542 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 51.69 km/32.12 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 46.1092, 7.8642
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Nadelhorn  (SSW)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Alps
Range3: Northern Alps (Highest Point)
Range4: Berner Oberland (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Lion
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Rhine (HP)
North Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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