Álfaborg, Iceland

Prominence: 36 m, 119 ft

Elevation: 41 meters, 135 feet

True Isolation: 1.25 km, 0.78 mi
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)65° 31' 20'' N, 13° 48' 24'' W
65.522271, -13.806598 (Dec Deg)
555173 E 7267186 N, Zone 28 (UTM)

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     2005-06-22 by James Barlow

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Álfaborg (Elf Rock) is home to the queen of the Icelandic Elves and is one of the most active elf areas in Iceland. It lies just south of the town of Bakkagerði, though all Icelanders call the town Borgarfjörður Eystri. There is a view-disc on the summit.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 36 m/119 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 36 m/119 ft
  Key Col: 5 m/16 ft
Isolation1.25 km/0.78 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Dyrfjöll  (W)
Isolation Limit Point: 65° 31' 27'' N, 13° 50' 0'' W
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RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Scandinavia-European Arctic
Range3: Norwegian Sea Islands
Range4: Iceland
Drainage BasinsIslands-Arctic-Europe
Arctic Ocean
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by James Barlow.

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