Isolation for Hanging Rock

Isolation Distance: 2.59 miles, 4.17 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakHanging Rock
   Peak Elevation: 5200 ft / 1585 m
   Peak Location: USA-NC
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):
   36° 7' 18'' N, 81° 48' 3'' W
   36.1217, -81.8008 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-NC
Peak to ILP Bearing: 166° (SSE)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 21.1 mi², 54.6 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Grandfather Mountain
   NHN Elevation: 5946 ft/1812 m
   NHN Location: USA-NC
Peak to NHN Bearing: 166° (SSE)
NHN Distance: 3.01 mi / 4.85 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.42 mi / 0.68 km further away
   746 ft / 227 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Hanging Rock containing no higher ground than its summit.
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