Arthur’s Seat, United Kingdom

Prominence: 174 m, 570 ft

Elevation: 251 meters, 823 feet

True Isolation: 6.93 km, 4.31 mi
Alternate Name(s)Arthur's Seat
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)55° 56' 38'' N, 3° 9' 42'' W
55.944015, -3.161609 (Dec Deg)
489906 E 6199860 N, Zone 30 (UTM)
CountryUnited Kingdom
County/Second Level RegionEdinburgh City

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Lists that contain Arthur’s Seat:
     Peaks with Most Individual Summiters-Outside USA (Rank #29)
     Most Ascended Peaks-Outside USA (Rank #38)
     Marilyns of Great Britain (Rank #1207)
     Marilyns of Great Britain and Ireland (Rank #1564)
     Marilyns of Scotland (Rank #969)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1999-12-29 by Gary Honey
     2004-05 by Scott Cockrell
     2010-11-19 by Peter Stone
     2013-03-02 by Lee Newton
     2013-06-30 by Julie Dufault
     2013-07-08 by James E. Tetazoo, III (GPS Track)
     2013-08-31 by Alex Houpt
     2014-09-23 by Tim Hagan (GPS Track)
     2015-05-10 by Entropy Endeavor (GPS Track)
     2016-08-05 by Rickard Colliander

View ascents of peak by registered members (85 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 174 m/570 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 174 m/570 ft
  Key Col: 77 m/253 ft
Isolation6.93 km/4.31 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Caerketton Hill  (SSW)
Isolation Limit Point: 55° 53' 12'' N, 3° 12' 18'' W
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RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Northwest Europe
Range3: Great Britain
Range4: Southern Scotland-Isle of Man
Range5: Firth of Forth-English Border
Drainage BasinsIslands-Atlantic-Europe
Atlantic Ocean
IslandGreat Britain
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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