Isolation for Buck Knob

Isolation Distance: 0.34 miles, 0.55 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakBuck Knob
   Peak Elevation: 5560 ft / 1695 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):
   35° 17' 42'' N, 82° 59' 51'' W
   35.295, -82.9975 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-NC
Peak to ILP Bearing: 221° (SW)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 0.4 mi², 1.0 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Rich Mountain Bald
   NHN Elevation: 5583 ft/1702 m
   NHN Location: USA-NC
Peak to NHN Bearing: 224° (SW)
NHN Distance: 0.34 mi / 0.55 km
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Buck Knob containing no higher ground than its summit.
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