Isolation for Sharp Knob

Isolation Distance: 2.15 miles, 3.46 kilometers

Isolation Source PeakSharp Knob
   Peak Elevation: 4532 ft / 1381 m
   Peak Location: USA-WV
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):
   38° 23' 45'' N, 80° 9' 51'' W
   38.3958, -80.1642 (Dec Deg)
ILP Location: USA-WV
Peak to ILP Bearing: 180° (S)
ILP Source: Kirmse Auto ILP (More Info)
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Isolation CircleArea: 14.5 mi², 37.6 km²
Nearest Higher Neighbor (NHN)
The NHN shown here is the nearest higher peak in the database to the given peak.
Gauley Benchmark
   NHN Elevation: 4584 ft/1397 m
   NHN Location: USA-WV
Peak to NHN Bearing: 181° (S)
NHN Distance: 2.22 mi / 3.58 km
ILP/NHN DifferencesCompared to ILP, NHN Peak is:
   0.07 mi / 0.12 km further away
   52 ft / 16 m higher.
Isolation Circle Map:
The largest possible circle centered on Sharp Knob containing no higher ground than its summit.
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