Isolation for Jebel Shams

Isolation Distance: 522.43 kilometers, 324.62 miles

Isolation Source PeakJebel Shams
   Peak Elevation: 3018 m/9902 ft
   Peak Location: Oman
World Isolation Rank#218
Isolation Limit Point
The ILP for a peak is the closest point of land that is higher in elevation than the peak.
Latitude-Longitude (WGS84):
   27° 52' 54'' N, 56° 21' 12'' E
   27.8817, 56.3533 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: Iran
Peak to ILP Bearing: 350° (N)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 856,963.7 km², 330,875.4 mi²
Percentage of Earth's total surface area: 0.17%
Percentage of Earth's total land area: 0.58%
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Kuh-e Fareghan
   NHN Elevation: 3240 m/10,630 ft
   NHN Location: Iran
Peak to NHN Bearing: 350° (N)
NHN Distance: 523.07 km / 325.02 mi
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.64 km / 0.4 mi further away
   222 m / 728 ft higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Jebel Shams containing no higher ground than its summit.
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