Isolation for Buck Knob

Isolation Distance: 1.04 miles, 1.68 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakBuck Knob
   Peak Elevation: 5600 ft / 1707 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° 33' 6'' N, 83° 7' 15'' W
   35.5517, -83.1208 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-NC
Peak to ILP Bearing: 84° (E)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 3.4 mi², 8.9 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Little Bald Knob
   NHN Elevation: 5640 ft/1719 m
   NHN Location: USA-NC
Peak to NHN Bearing: 86° (E)
NHN Distance: 1.11 mi / 1.79 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.07 mi / 0.11 km further away
   40 ft / 12 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Buck Knob containing no higher ground than its summit.
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