Flower Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 80 ft, 24 m

Elevation: 5880+ feet, 1792+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.63 mi, 1.02 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5880 - 5920 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5880 ft / 1792 m
    (Range 5880 - 5920 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 21' 33'' N; 82° 51' 52'' W
35.359248, -82.864431 (Dec Deg)
330605E 3914479N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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     2011-05-14 by Nathan Sylvester

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 80 ft/24 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 160 ft/48 m
  Key Col: 5800 ft/1768 m
Isolation0.63 mi/1.02 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Shining Rock  (N)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Wilderness/Special Area: Shining Rock Wilderness Area
Topo MapShining Rock O35082c7 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Tom Pomeroy.

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