Capitan Mountains High Point, New Mexico

Prominence: 3261 ft, 994 m

Elevation: 10,201 feet, 3109 meters

True Isolation: 28.07 mi, 45.17 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,204 ft / 3110 m
Alternate Name(s)Figure Seven; Palko Peak
Peak TypeUnnamed High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 36' 5'' N, 105° 20' 37'' W
33.601323, -105.343567 (Dec Deg)
468125 E 3718006 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/Second Level RegionLincoln

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Lists that contain Capitan Mountains High Point:
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #297)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #167)
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     New Mexico County Prominence Peaks (Rank #12)
     New Mexico Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #25)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1999 by Don Wenner
     2005-06-27 by Richard Carey
     2013-06-02 by Don Wenner
     2014-08-28 by Don Wenner

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3261 ft/994 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3281 ft/1000 m
  Line Parent: White Mountain Wilderness High Point
  Key Col: 6940 ft/2115 m
Isolation28.07 mi/45.17 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Buck Mountain  (WSW)
Isolation Limit Point: 33° 24' 4'' N, 105° 46' 1'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Southwest Basins and Ranges
Range4: Southeast New Mexico Ranges
Range5: Capitan Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsPecos
Rio Grande
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Lincoln National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Capitan Mountains Wilderness Area
Topo MapCapitan Peak O33105e3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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