First Watchung Mountain-Claridge House, New Jersey

Prominence: 240 ft, 73 m

Elevation: 660+ feet, 201+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 9.14 mi, 14.71 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 660 - 680 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 659 ft / 201 m
    (Range 659 - 679 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 50' 2'' N; 74° 13' 17'' W
40.833874, -74.221331 (Dec Deg)
565652E 4520607N Zone 18 (UTM)
This peak has 1 other candidate high point areas:
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit660(+20)Orange
Area 2660(+1)Orange
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/Second Level RegionEssex

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1982 by Jan Peter Eklund
     2011-06-15 by Ed Wandall
     2011-12-18 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure
     2012-06-23 by Ben Lostracco

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NY CITY skyline from summit of area 2 (Kips castle Park) (2012-06-23). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 240 ft/73 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 280 ft/85 m
  Key Col: 420 ft/128 m
Isolation9.14 mi/14.71 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Cecchino  (N)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Mid-Atlantic Highlands
Range5: Hudson-Jersey Highlands
Range6: Watchung Mountains
Drainage BasinsPassaic
Newark Bay
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapOrange O40074g2 1:24,000
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