Parker Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 120 ft, 37 m

Elevation: 5400+ feet, 1646+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.79 mi, 1.27 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5400 - 5440 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5400 ft / 1646 m
    (Range 5400 - 5440 ft)
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 18' 47'' N; 82° 57' 4'' W
35.313117, -82.951113 (Dec Deg)
322627E 3909514N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 120 ft/37 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 200 ft/61 m
  Line Parent: Wolf Bald
  Key Col: Horsebone Gap    5280 ft/1609 m
Isolation0.79 mi/1.27 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Rough Butt Bald  (W)
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 Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Wilderness/Special Area: Middle Prong Wilderness Area
Topo MapSam Knob O35082c8 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Jeff Rinehart.

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